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2018-11-02 07:34:14
Thomas Owen
London: H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place, 1656. Full title continued: Wherein are many choice cases, most of them throughly argued by the learned serjeants, and after argued and resolved by the grave judges of those times. With many cases wherein the differences in the year-books are reconciled and explained with two exact alphabeticall tables, the one of the cases, and the other of the principall matters therein contained. Text continuous despite pagination. There are occasional copperplate ink annotations. Thomas Owen, d.1598, was an English judge. "Owen was a man of wide culture, his library at his death containing books in French, Italian, and Spanish as well as the more technical works of common law. Owen was without doubt a capable technical lawyer, but he was above all a man of very sound and reliable judgement, 'a noted counsellor, and much resorted to for advice' (Wood, Ath. Oxon., 1.673)" -DNB. CONDITION In a recent half calf binding. Externally, fine. Internally, firmly bound, with some foxing, and a few marks, prominent to the first and last few pages. There is a small section missing from singeing (candle?) to the margin of page 99. Overall: VERY GOOD with a fine exterior. Overall Condition: Very Good.
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2018-11-02 07:34:14
Thomas Owen
London: T. R. for H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place, 1656. Bound in full leather. Scarce. Thomas Owen (d. 1598), judge. He was admitted in 1562 to Lincoln's Inn, where he was called to the bar in 1570 and made a bencher in 1579. Owen was JP for Shropshire from about 1583 and for most other counties from about 1595. He was Lent reader in 1583, and served Lincoln's Inn as treasurer between 1588 and 1589. In 1589 he was created serjeant-at-law, and he was made queen's serjeant on 25 January 1593. On 21 January 1594 he was made a judge of the court of common pleas. He was rumoured to be a candidate for the vacant mastership of the court of wards in 1598, but died before any steps could be taken to fill the position. Owen was a man of wide culture, his library at his death containing books in French, Italian, and Spanish as well as the more technical works of common law. Owen was without doubt a capable technical lawyer, but he was above all a man of very sound and reliable judgement, 'a noted counsellor, and much resorted to for advice' (Wood, Ath. Oxon., 1.673). From a relatively early stage of his career he was frequently called upon by the privy council to carry out a variety of commissions. He attempted, perhaps for a time successfully, to defuse a serious contretemps between the courts of king's bench and common pleas; and as recorder of Shrewsbury (1588-92) he permitted the continued observance of popular customs opposed by the more puritanical faction in the town. CONDITION Bound in full leather. There is some significant wear to the extremities including bumping with l … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2018-10-24 13:18:32
NERON, Pierre - GIRARD, Etienne
A PARIS, chez Edme Pepingue, dans la grand'Salle du Palais, du côté de la Cour des Aydes - 1656 - In-folio - Reliure (frottée) veau brun de l'époque -Dos à 6 nerfs, orné de caissons fleuronnés & dorés - Coiffe usagée - (1), Page de titre en 2 couleurs, Epitre dédicatoire à Mgr de Bellièvre, 1 er Président (4), Table (20), 1076 & Table générale des principales & plus importantes matières, contenues en ce présent livre (22) - Très frais intérieurementLibrairie Spécialisée en Généalogie, Bretagne et Histoire - Envoi rapide et soigné - Conditions de vente : Les ouvrages sont payables à la commande. Nous acceptons les règlements par chèque, virement, ou paypalLibrairie spécialisée Les frais de port affichés au moment de la commande sont indicatifs. Un envoi prioritaire en recommandé est dŽenviron 10 euros pour la France, 15 euros pour lŽEurope et 25 euros pour les USA. Ce tarif est basé sur celui d'un livre pesant 1 kilogramme. Si le livre commandé dépasse ce poids nous pouvons être amené à vous contacter pour vous signaler le prix du supplément de port. - Conditions de livraison : Les envois simples, sans suivi, ni assurance, sont sous la responsabilités des acheteurs. Une estimation des frais de port peut être faite sur simple demande, pour un ouvrage et une destination donnés.De plus, en raison des nouvelles normes postales, les livres dont l'épaisseur dépasse les 3 cm seront expédiés obligatoirement en Colissimo - Pour les ouvrages d'un coût supérieur à 50 , des photographies peuvent être demandées.- Si vous souhaitez consulter un ou plusieurs de nos livres à la librairie m … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: A l's.p.rance [France, Saint-Derrien]
2018-10-23 05:40:42
PHARMACOPOEIA - UTRECHT].
, . . BMN, p. 380; Daems & Vandewiele, p. 180; STCN (6 copies). The third and last Utrecht pharmacopoeia, in Latin, interleaved with an unpublished Dutch translation in manuscript and additional notes. The first Utrecht pharmacopoeia, the second to be published in the Dutch Republic, appeared in 1656. The second, in 1664, was largely a reprint of the 1656 text, but the present third, in 1749, was extensively revised and expanded. The "vroedschap" (city council) had proposed in 1748 that the city physicians prepare a new edition. The present copy is especially interesting for the Dutch translation, apparently made ca. 1790 but never published. It was clearly made for use by an apothecary and was probably written by one, making it an important primary source for understanding the Dutch medical and pharmacological terminology.Lacking one leaf of text and most of the second plate (pharmacological symbols M-Z), both with photocopies tipped in, and the final blank leaf, there is no interleaf between O2 and O3 (perhaps an oversight when it was prepared) and there are occasional stains from use in an apothecary's shop, but the book is otherwise in good condition and largely untrimmed. The binding is somewhat worn and dirty. An important Dutch pharmacopoeia, especially interesting for the unpublished Dutch translation.
Bookseller: ASHER Rare Books [t Goy Houten, Netherlands]
2018-10-22 08:11:03
GALILEI (Galileo).
In Bologna, per gli H.H. del Dozza, 1656. 2 parties en 1 volume in-4. Frontispice. 7ff. + 2ff. 68pp. + 2ff. 264pp. Plein vélin souple du temps, liens de fermeture en cordelette et en os (l'une des deux attaches en os manque). Curieux recueil composé de deux ouvrages extraits de la première édition collective de Galilée, reliés à l'époque sans mention de tomaison sous le titre général des "Opere" avec leur célèbre frontispice gravé et leurs feuillets préliminaires (amputés à l'époque de la reliure des 2 feuillets de table que comporte l'édition collective complète). Il s'agit du "Discorso intorno alle cose, che stanno sù l'Acqua, o che in quella si muovono. Seconda editione" et de la "Risposta alle Oppositioni del Sig. Lodovico delle Colombe e del Sig. Vincenzo di Gratia". La première édition des œuvres de Galilée, publiée par Carlo Manolessi en 1655-1656, se compose de 19 traités séparés ayant chacun leur titre et pagination particulière. Ces traités pouvant être présentés de manière autonome ont souvent été vendus séparément, y compris à l'époque, mais nous n'avons pas pu localiser d'exemplaires qui, comme celui-ci, offrent des morceaux de l'édition collective sous le titre "Opere", avec un montage spécifique des feuillets préliminaires. Magnifique exemplaire pratiquement intact, dans son vélin d'origine, de cette curiosité éditoriale galiléenne. Cf. Bibliografia Galileiana, dans l'édition des œuvres complètes de Florence, 1856: "I diversi Trattati avendo numerazione e frontespizio particolare, ne sono stati spesso distratti dal corpo intero delle Opere. Spesso ancora sono … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Librería Comellas [Barcelona, Spain]
2018-10-20 15:33:31
Thomas Owen
London: H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place, 1656. Full title continued: Wherein are many choice cases, most of them throughly argued by the learned serjeants, and after argued and resolved by the grave judges of those times. With many cases wherein the differences in the year-books are reconciled and explained with two exact alphabeticall tables, the one of the cases, and the other of the principall matters therein contained. Text continuous despite pagination. There are occasional copperplate ink annotations. Thomas Owen, d.1598, was an English judge. "Owen was a man of wide culture, his library at his death containing books in French, Italian, and Spanish as well as the more technical works of common law. Owen was without doubt a capable technical lawyer, but he was above all a man of very sound and reliable judgement, 'a noted counsellor, and much resorted to for advice' (Wood, Ath. Oxon., 1.673)" -DNB. CONDITION In a recent half calf binding. Externally, fine. Internally, firmly bound, with some foxing, and a few marks, prominent to the first and last few pages. There is a small section missing from singeing (candle?) to the margin of page 99. Overall: VERY GOOD with a fine exterior. Overall Condition: Very Good.
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2018-10-17 14:01:34
Thomas Owen
London: H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place, 1656. Full title continued: Wherein are many choice cases, most of them throughly argued by the learned serjeants, and after argued and resolved by the grave judges of those times. With many cases wherein the differences in the year-books are reconciled and explained with two exact alphabeticall tables, the one of the cases, and the other of the principall matters therein contained. Text continuous despite pagination. There are occasional copperplate ink annotations. Thomas Owen, d.1598, was an English judge. "Owen was a man of wide culture, his library at his death containing books in French, Italian, and Spanish as well as the more technical works of common law. Owen was without doubt a capable technical lawyer, but he was above all a man of very sound and reliable judgement, 'a noted counsellor, and much resorted to for advice' (Wood, Ath. Oxon., 1.673)" -DNB. CONDITION In a recent half calf binding. Externally, fine. Internally, firmly bound, with some foxing, and a few marks, prominent to the first and last few pages. There is a small section missing from singeing (candle?) to the margin of page 99. Overall: VERY GOOD with a fine exterior. Overall Condition: Very Good.
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2018-10-16 22:04:24
MANUSCRIT] FROMONT (Louis).
In fine: "Cet office à esté escrit par F. Louis Fromont. Pour son Oncle Mathurin Fromont, 1656." Ex-dono manuscrit sur la page de garde:" Après ma mort je donne ce livre a mes successeurs. A Evreux cinq avril 1619. Legoux curé de Saint Aquilin d'Evreux". Autre ex-libris manuscrit de Bihet. Petit manuscrit carré (115 x 90 mm) de 22 feuillets sur peau de vélin, initales et titres rubriqués en rouge. Veau d'époque en parfait état, fermoirs manquants. Chamant manuscrit en latin, avec quelques titres en français 'Pour la feste de St Aquilin a vespres", ou bien "Pour le premier nocturne antienne", etc.
Bookseller: Librairie BERTRAN [ROUEN, France]
2018-10-16 13:26:48
Lucas de Linda]
Wilhelm Serlin & Georg Fickwirthen, Franckfurt am Mayn, 1656. Text in German, gothic black-letter type, engraved title frontis depicting the four continents. 4to. Bound in contemporary full vellum, blind-stamped cartouches to both front & rear panels, ink titled to spine, frontis demonstrates relatively heavy trimming to fore-edge, this has perhaps removed some of the illustration but the text does not appear to have suffered, neat contemporary ink hand to bottom of the frontipiece, a bit of browning and mild staining to some earlier leaves, the odd slight crease, but altogether a clean and compact example, scarce as COPAC lists only two copies, one being the later issue of 1658. The text addresses the history of the world up until the Peace of Westphalia (1648) which ended the Wars of Religion in Europe and the relative states of all the nations. An interesting item, uncommon. More detailed condition inquiries welcome. [frontis], [title], [v], [iii], 1450, [index]pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: B. B. Scott, Fine Books [London, UK, United Kingdom]
2018-10-12 20:56:25
Thomas Owen
London: H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place, 1656. Full title continued: Wherein are many choice cases, most of them throughly argued by the learned serjeants, and after argued and resolved by the grave judges of those times. With many cases wherein the differences in the year-books are reconciled and explained with two exact alphabeticall tables, the one of the cases, and the other of the principall matters therein contained. Text continuous despite pagination. There are occasional copperplate ink annotations. Thomas Owen, d.1598, was an English judge. "Owen was a man of wide culture, his library at his death containing books in French, Italian, and Spanish as well as the more technical works of common law. Owen was without doubt a capable technical lawyer, but he was above all a man of very sound and reliable judgement, 'a noted counsellor, and much resorted to for advice' (Wood, Ath. Oxon., 1.673)" -DNB. CONDITION In a recent half calf binding. Externally, fine. Internally, firmly bound, with some foxing, and a few marks, prominent to the first and last few pages. There is a small section missing from singeing (candle?) to the margin of page 99. Overall: VERY GOOD with a fine exterior. Overall Condition: Very Good.
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2018-10-08 07:22:30
OSBORNE, Francis
1656 1ed Osborne on Ottoman TURKS Sultans Machiavelli Sweden Martin Luther This work of Francis Osborne deals with the greatness of the Ottoman Empire when it was at its height. This book is a collection of essays by Osborne who was much more known for his work "Advice to a Son"; a work that brought him much fame. The most important work discusses the government of the Turkish Empire and the causes of the power and fall the Ottomans. This edition is NOT the counterfeit edition printed in Oxford in 1658. See below for notes on edition. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books [Columbia, Missouri, US]
2018-10-08 07:22:30
OSBORNE, Francis
I am limited to 12 photos on eBay, but I have many more photos on my website...just ask. 1656 1ed Osborne on Ottoman TURKS Sultans Machiavelli Sweden Martin Luther This work of Francis Osborne deals with the greatness of the Ottoman Empire when it was at its height. This book is a collection of essays by Osborne who was much more known for his work "Advice to a Son"; a work that brought him much fame. The most important work discusses the government of the Turkish Empire and the causes of the power and fall the Ottomans. This edition is NOT the counterfeit edition printed in Oxford in 1658. See below for notes on edition. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books [Columbia, Missouri, US]
2018-10-06 20:54:52
Title: General half title: Danielis Sennerti Opera Omnia in Quatuor Tomos Divisa. Full title, Vol 1: Danielis Sennerti Vratislaviensis, Doctoris et Professoris Medicinae in Academia Wittenbergensi: Operum; Tomus Primus: quo continentur: Epitome Scientiae Naturalis, Hypomnemata Physica, De Consensu& Dissensu Chymicorum cum Galenicis, De Origine Animarum in Brutis; Editio Nouissima, Caeteris Omnibus Auctior & Correctior; Quantum verò reliquis locupletior sit, patet ex Monito Bibliopolarum post dedicatoriam epistolam. Full title, Vol 2: Danielis Sennerti Vratislaviensis, Doctoris et Professoris Medicinae in Academia Wittenbergensi: Operum; Tomus Secundus: quo continentur: Instituionum Medicinae Libri quinque, De Febribus Libri quauor, Fascicilus Medicamentorum contra pestem. Full title, Vol 3: Danielis Sennerti Vratislaviensis, Doctoris et Professoris Medicinae in Academia Wittenbergensi: Operum; Tomus Tertius: quo continentur: Practicae Libri Primus, Secundus, & Tertius. Full title, Vol 4: Danielis Sennerti Vratislaviensis, Doctoris et Professoris Medicinae in Academia Wittenbergensi: Operum; Tomus Quartus: quo continentur: Practicae Liber IV & V, Tractatus de Arthritide, Practicae Liber VI, Et Exoterica. Author: Danielis Sennerti Description: 4 vols. in 2. Book 1: pp. 870 (+ index); Book 2: pp. 1098 (+index); 14.5 cm. x 9.5cm. (folio). Binding is ¼ leather and black cloth; gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with woodcuts: Includes portrait of author on verso of half title in v. 1. Printed in red and black. Publisher: Lugduni : Sumptibus Ioannis Antonii Huguetan, & Marci An … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: jremington1 [Santa Monica, California, US]
2018-10-06 10:28:35
SCIAMANNA, Augustino
1656. I am limited to 12 photos on eBay, but I have many more photos on my website...just ask. An incredible handwritten manuscript on physics from the mid-17th-century. This treatise was written by an unknown Jesuit named Augustino Sciamanna from Perugia, Italy. This book covers the principals of physics and physical science, asks questions about physical existence, animals and creatures, and much more! Exceedingly rare and unique piece!. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books [Columbia, Missouri, US]
2018-10-06 10:28:34
SCIAMANNA, Augustino
1656. An incredible handwritten manuscript on physics from the mid-17th-century. This treatise was written by an unknown Jesuit named Augustino Sciamanna from Perugia, Italy. This book covers the principals of physics and physical science, asks questions about physical existence, animals and creatures, and much more! Exceedingly rare and unique piece!. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books [Columbia, Missouri, US]
2018-10-06 06:02:22
Thomas Owen
London: H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place, 1656. Full title continued: Wherein are many choice cases, most of them throughly argued by the learned serjeants, and after argued and resolved by the grave judges of those times. With many cases wherein the differences in the year-books are reconciled and explained with two exact alphabeticall tables, the one of the cases, and the other of the principall matters therein contained. Text continuous despite pagination. There are occasional copperplate ink annotations. Thomas Owen, d.1598, was an English judge. "Owen was a man of wide culture, his library at his death containing books in French, Italian, and Spanish as well as the more technical works of common law. Owen was without doubt a capable technical lawyer, but he was above all a man of very sound and reliable judgement, 'a noted counsellor, and much resorted to for advice' (Wood, Ath. Oxon., 1.673)" -DNB. CONDITION In a recent half calf binding. Externally, fine. Internally, firmly bound, with some foxing, and a few marks, prominent to the first and last few pages. There is a small section missing from singeing (candle?) to the margin of page 99. Overall: VERY GOOD with a fine exterior. Overall Condition: Very Good.
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2018-10-03 07:09:14
HOMER
1656. I am limited to 12 photos on eBay, but I have many more photos on my website...just ask. "Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another." ― Homer, The Iliad A rare mid-17th-century printing of the famous Classical Greek epics, 'Iliad' and The 'Odyssey' by Homer. These two poems focus on Greek mythological heroes, their military conquests, and involvement in the Trojan War. Each of these title have been printed and reprinted countless times, but edition that feature both Greek and Latin translations are considered scarce. This 1656 printing published by Hackiana under the Elzevier printing house, is a highly desirable edition. The Latin translation includes marginalia and Latin footnotes helping to clarify the Greek transliteration. The commentary included in this edition is from Didymus Chalcenterus, a 1st-century BC Greek scholar who was known for his commentary and notes on Homer and other Greco-Roman poets. According to Willems, the typography of this 1656 edition of Homer was 'very careful.'. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books (schilb_antiquarian_books) [Columbia, Missouri, US]
2018-10-03 07:09:10
1656. This is a used item. Please see item description for further details.
Bookseller: Neil Summersgill [Blackburn, GB]
2018-10-01 17:53:29
CHARRON Pierre
- Chez Jean Elsevier, A Leide 1656, Fort in-16 (7,5x13cm), (24) 621pp. (12), relié. - Seconde édition elsevirienne. Il y en eut quatre, la première ayant paru en 1646 ; elle sont toutes basées sur l'édition de Bordeaux. Un Titre frontispice allégorique, une vignette aux armes du Prince Maximilien de Bourgogne. Reliure en plein maroquin rouge de la fin du XIXe signée Gruel en queue. Dos à nerfs orné. Titre et date dorés. Double filet d'encadrement sur les plats. Riche frise intérieure. Tranches dorées. Infimes traces de frottement. Zones légèrement blanchâtres sur les plats, visibles en contre jour. Très bel exemplaire. De la Sagesse est un traité de philosophie morale dans lequel l'auteur analyse des opinions qui furent rejetées par le Clergé et le Parlement, lesquels condamnèrent le livre. Charron y prône en effet une tolérance religieuse extrème, séparant la religion de la morale (celle-ci fondée sur le droit naturel) annonçant qu'on est homme avant d'embrasser une quelconque religion, ouvrant ainsi l'espace d'une pensée laïque. Il associe l'idée de Dieu à la nature, la notion d'être homme précèdant ainsi le fait religieux, ce qui était proprement inacceptable voire hérétique à l'époque. Il conseille en outre le doute en toute chose, ce dont Descartes s'inspirera pour son Discours de la méthode. Il fera ainsi gravé sur un linteau dans sa maison de Condom la devise "je ne sais". [AUTOMATIC ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS] Second edition Elvirian. There were four, the first having appeared in 1646; they are all based on the Bordeaux edition. An allegorical Frontispiece title, a … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet [Paris, France]
2018-10-01 13:52:04
Thomas Owen
London: T. R. for H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place, 1656. Bound in full leather. Scarce. Thomas Owen (d. 1598), judge. He was admitted in 1562 to Lincoln's Inn, where he was called to the bar in 1570 and made a bencher in 1579. Owen was JP for Shropshire from about 1583 and for most other counties from about 1595. He was Lent reader in 1583, and served Lincoln's Inn as treasurer between 1588 and 1589. In 1589 he was created serjeant-at-law, and he was made queen's serjeant on 25 January 1593. On 21 January 1594 he was made a judge of the court of common pleas. He was rumoured to be a candidate for the vacant mastership of the court of wards in 1598, but died before any steps could be taken to fill the position. Owen was a man of wide culture, his library at his death containing books in French, Italian, and Spanish as well as the more technical works of common law. Owen was without doubt a capable technical lawyer, but he was above all a man of very sound and reliable judgement, 'a noted counsellor, and much resorted to for advice' (Wood, Ath. Oxon., 1.673). From a relatively early stage of his career he was frequently called upon by the privy council to carry out a variety of commissions. He attempted, perhaps for a time successfully, to defuse a serious contretemps between the courts of king's bench and common pleas; and as recorder of Shrewsbury (1588-92) he permitted the continued observance of popular customs opposed by the more puritanical faction in the town. CONDITION Bound in full leather. There is some significant wear to the extremities including bumping with l … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2018-09-30 08:52:54
Atlanten - Janssonius, Joannes,
Amstelodami [Amsterdam], Apud Ioannem Ianssonium [1656-57]. 51 x 36 cm. Gestochener Titel, 4 Bl., 62 Kupferstich-Karten, davon 1 altkoloriert. Zeitgenössisches Ganzpergament mit Goldprägung auf den Deckeln und am Rücken. Einband mit kleinen Beschädigungen, Vergoldung des hinteren Deckels abgerieben. Die ersten Blätter mit restaurierten Papierschäden im Randbereich. Titel stärker, sonst meist nur im Randbereich gebräunt bzw. fleckig. Wie üblich einige Einrisse im Bugbereich der Karten. Eine Karte aus einem anderen Exemplar ergänzt (altkoloriert). Exlibris. Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici II, Me 58/64. Vollständiger erster Teil des zweiten Bandes mit allen Karten zu Frankreich und der Schweiz. Der zweite Teil (Niederlande/Belgien) wurde vom Vorbesitzer entfernt und durch eine Schatulle ersetzt, die der Aufbewahrung kleinformatiger Karten oder Dokumente diente. Die Kollation entspricht den Angaben von Koeman, allerdings wurde die Gesamtkarte durch die moderne Fassung "Galliae, Nova et Accurata descriptio Vulgo Royaume De France" ersetzt. Seit 1650 wurde auf dem Titelblatt keine Jahreszahl vermerkt und das mittlere Feld mit dem typographischen Titel blieb leer. Dieses musste dann nicht mehr umgestochen werden, sondern konnte für die verschiedenen Editionen gleich bleiben. Vielmehr wurde das Titelsegment separat gedruckt und montiert. In vorliegendem Exemplar ist das Titelblatt mit unbedrucktem und unmontiertem Titelfeld erhalten. Ein zu montierender Titel liegt jedoch faksimiliert bei. Die Klappschatulle am Rückdeckel enthält 35 Holzschnitte und Kupferstiche, meist Landkarten und … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Fritzen [Trier, Germany]
2018-09-28 13:52:08
Thomas Owen
London: H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place, 1656. Full title continued: Wherein are many choice cases, most of them throughly argued by the learned serjeants, and after argued and resolved by the grave judges of those times. With many cases wherein the differences in the year-books are reconciled and explained with two exact alphabeticall tables, the one of the cases, and the other of the principall matters therein contained. Text continuous despite pagination. There are occasional copperplate ink annotations. Thomas Owen, d.1598, was an English judge. "Owen was a man of wide culture, his library at his death containing books in French, Italian, and Spanish as well as the more technical works of common law. Owen was without doubt a capable technical lawyer, but he was above all a man of very sound and reliable judgement, 'a noted counsellor, and much resorted to for advice' (Wood, Ath. Oxon., 1.673)" -DNB. In a recent half calf binding. Externally, fine. Internally, firmly bound, with some foxing, and a few marks, prominent to the first and last few pages. There is a small section missing from singeing (candle?) to the margin of page 99. Overall: VERY GOOD with a fine exterior. Overall Condition: Very Good.
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2018-09-28 01:06:45
Pierre CHARRON
Second edition Elvirian. There were four, the first having appeared in 1646; they are all based on the Bordeaux edition. An allegorical Frontispiece title, a vignette with the arms of Prince Maximilian of Burgundy.Binding full red morocco late nineteenth signed Gruel tail. Back to nerves adorned. Title and date golden. Double framing net on the boards. Rich interior frieze. Golden slices. Minor traces of frictionVery nice copy. Chez Jean Elsevier A Leide 1656 Fort in-16 (7,5x13cm) (24) 621pp. (12) relié
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet [France]
2018-09-27 20:54:07
Thomas Owen
London: H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place, 1656. Full title continued: Wherein are many choice cases, most of them throughly argued by the learned serjeants, and after argued and resolved by the grave judges of those times. With many cases wherein the differences in the year-books are reconciled and explained with two exact alphabeticall tables, the one of the cases, and the other of the principall matters therein contained. Text continuous despite pagination. There are occasional copperplate ink annotations. Thomas Owen, d.1598, was an English judge. "Owen was a man of wide culture, his library at his death containing books in French, Italian, and Spanish as well as the more technical works of common law. Owen was without doubt a capable technical lawyer, but he was above all a man of very sound and reliable judgement, 'a noted counsellor, and much resorted to for advice' (Wood, Ath. Oxon., 1.673)" -DNB. CONDITION In a recent half calf binding. Externally, fine. Internally, firmly bound, with some foxing, and a few marks, prominent to the first and last few pages. There is a small section missing from singeing (candle?) to the margin of page 99. Overall: VERY GOOD with a fine exterior. Overall Condition: Very Good.
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2018-09-27 20:54:07
Thomas Owen
London: T. R. for H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place, 1656. Bound in full leather. Scarce. Thomas Owen (d. 1598), judge. He was admitted in 1562 to Lincoln's Inn, where he was called to the bar in 1570 and made a bencher in 1579. Owen was JP for Shropshire from about 1583 and for most other counties from about 1595. He was Lent reader in 1583, and served Lincoln's Inn as treasurer between 1588 and 1589. In 1589 he was created serjeant-at-law, and he was made queen's serjeant on 25 January 1593. On 21 January 1594 he was made a judge of the court of common pleas. He was rumoured to be a candidate for the vacant mastership of the court of wards in 1598, but died before any steps could be taken to fill the position. Owen was a man of wide culture, his library at his death containing books in French, Italian, and Spanish as well as the more technical works of common law. Owen was without doubt a capable technical lawyer, but he was above all a man of very sound and reliable judgement, 'a noted counsellor, and much resorted to for advice' (Wood, Ath. Oxon., 1.673). From a relatively early stage of his career he was frequently called upon by the privy council to carry out a variety of commissions. He attempted, perhaps for a time successfully, to defuse a serious contretemps between the courts of king's bench and common pleas; and as recorder of Shrewsbury (1588-92) he permitted the continued observance of popular customs opposed by the more puritanical faction in the town. Bound in full leather. There is some significant wear to the extremities including bumping with loss to the … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2018-09-26 05:58:09
Thomas Owen
London: H. Twyford, T. Dring, and J. Place, 1656. Full title continued: Wherein are many choice cases, most of them throughly argued by the learned serjeants, and after argued and resolved by the grave judges of those times. With many cases wherein the differences in the year-books are reconciled and explained with two exact alphabeticall tables, the one of the cases, and the other of the principall matters therein contained. Text continuous despite pagination. There are occasional copperplate ink annotations. Thomas Owen, d.1598, was an English judge. "Owen was a man of wide culture, his library at his death containing books in French, Italian, and Spanish as well as the more technical works of common law. Owen was without doubt a capable technical lawyer, but he was above all a man of very sound and reliable judgement, 'a noted counsellor, and much resorted to for advice' (Wood, Ath. Oxon., 1.673)" -DNB. In a recent half calf binding. Externally, fine. Internally, firmly bound, with some foxing, and a few marks, prominent to the first and last few pages. There is a small section missing from singeing (candle?) to the margin of page 99. Overall: VERY GOOD with a fine exterior. Overall Condition: Very Good.
Bookseller: The Mad Librarian [Bath, GB]
2018-09-25 20:54:12
Title: General half title: Danielis Sennerti Opera Omnia in Quatuor Tomos Divisa. Full title, Vol 1: Danielis Sennerti Vratislaviensis, Doctoris et Professoris Medicinae in Academia Wittenbergensi: Operum; Tomus Primus: quo continentur: Epitome Scientiae Naturalis, Hypomnemata Physica, De Consensu& Dissensu Chymicorum cum Galenicis, De Origine Animarum in Brutis; Editio Nouissima, Caeteris Omnibus Auctior & Correctior; Quantum verò reliquis locupletior sit, patet ex Monito Bibliopolarum post dedicatoriam epistolam. Full title, Vol 2: Danielis Sennerti Vratislaviensis, Doctoris et Professoris Medicinae in Academia Wittenbergensi: Operum; Tomus Secundus: quo continentur: Instituionum Medicinae Libri quinque, De Febribus Libri quauor, Fascicilus Medicamentorum contra pestem. Full title, Vol 3: Danielis Sennerti Vratislaviensis, Doctoris et Professoris Medicinae in Academia Wittenbergensi: Operum; Tomus Tertius: quo continentur: Practicae Libri Primus, Secundus, & Tertius. Full title, Vol 4: Danielis Sennerti Vratislaviensis, Doctoris et Professoris Medicinae in Academia Wittenbergensi: Operum; Tomus Quartus: quo continentur: Practicae Liber IV & V, Tractatus de Arthritide, Practicae Liber VI, Et Exoterica. Author: Danielis Sennerti Description: 4 vols. in 2. Book 1: pp. 870 (+ index); Book 2: pp. 1098 (+index); 14.5 cm. x 9.5cm. (folio). Binding is ¼ leather and black cloth; gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with woodcuts: Includes portrait of author on verso of half title in v. 1. Printed in red and black. Publisher: Lugduni : Sumptibus Ioannis Antonii Huguetan, & Marci An … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: jremington1 [Santa Monica, California, US]
2018-09-25 10:26:02
WILLIAM ROBERTSON
LONDON: 1656. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Uncle's Old Attic [Astoria, New York, US]
2018-08-22 02:05:08
Nicolas SANSON (1626 - 1648)
Mappa del Brasile realizzata da Nicolas Sanson, dalla prima edizione dell'atlante 'Amérique en plusieurs cartes, et en divers traittés de Géographie, et d'Histoire. Incisione su rame, coloritura coeva dei confini, in ottimo stato di conservazione. Map of Brazil, in its first edition, 1656, published in the atlas L'Amérique en plusieurs cartes, et en divers traittés de Géographie, et d'Histoire. Copper engraving, outline in contemporary old colors, in very good condition. Pastoureau, Sanson V A/95; Phillips, Atlases, 4260, no. 95
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquarius [IT]
2018-08-19 00:38:59
OST- und WESTPREUSSEN:
koloriert, dat. 1656, 45 x 54 Jäger Nr. 51 ( = 5. Zustand dieser Karte mit der Datierung 1656). Koemann Vis 6, Nr. 8. - Die gesuchte Karte mit der Ansicht v. Königsberg ( n. Braun-Hogenberg ) oben links, rechts oben die Titelkartusche. - Bugfalte restauriert.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Clemens Paulusch GmbH [Berlin, Germany]
2018-08-15 17:22:49
SANSON d'ABBEVILLE (Nicolas).
Paris, Pierre Mariette, 1656. 400 x 546 mm. Carte très importante pour la cartographie des Grands Lacs. C'est la première carte à représenter les cinq Grands Lacs canadiens. C'est également la première fois que sont utilisés les noms de Lac Supérieur, Lac Ontario et Lac Erié, également appelé du Chat en référence aux Indiens habitant la région. Les régions des Grands Lacs et du Saint-Laurent sont très détaillées, les villes de Montreal et de Quebec sont nommées. Nicolas Sanson semble s'être inspiré d'une carte aujourd'hui perdue, établie par le père jésuite Chaumonat, qui avait voyagé au nord du Lac Erie en 1640 et 1641. Reconnu comme le fondateur de la cartographie française, Nicolas Sanson, le premier de cette célèbre famille de cartographes, quitta sa ville natale d'Abbeville pour Paris, où il rencontra Richelieu en 1627. Ce dernier, très impressionné par son oeuvre cartographique, le présenta au roi Louis XIII qui le nomma Géographe Ordinaire du Roi. Il fut le premier, en France, à concevoir un atlas mondial et publia près de trois cents cartes. Petites galeries de ver dans les marges. Tache d'encre noire dans le coin supérieur de la carte. Contours aquarellés à l'époque. Burden, 318.
Bookseller: Librairie Le Bail [France, Paris]
2018-08-14 07:15:33
Sculteti Johann
1656. Over the past 20 years, Noblespirit has been featured extensively in national, regional and local news articles, including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, TV News, eBay PR, and numerous Industry media. GUARANTEE OVER 130,000 TRANSACTIONS! OVER 65,000+ CUSTOMERS! OVER 76 COUNTRIES SERVED AROUND THE GLOBE! 100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEED CERTIFICATES: Generous extensions are readily provided to buyers who wish to obtain certificates for individual stamp lots. Simply notify us in advance or at the time of purchase and advise how much time you require to submit and obtain a certificate. Failures are refunded at 100% of the purchase price, plus shipping both ways only; actual certificate costs are not refunded. PRIVACY: Noblespirit guarantees your complete privacy during and after this auction. WE ARE AN EBAY TRADING ASSISTANT. Consignments accepted! Sell Your Collection! CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS. IMPORTANT Although, we always attempt to take as many photographs as possible, it can often be physically impossible to show a fraction of the significance of larger holdings regardless of the number taken. Whether you are viewing a single item or a huge diverse lot we recommend that you rely on the photos for the fullest possible representation. This is lot is absolutely untouched by us as is everything we offer here on eBay, no matter how high the catalogue value or how important, has been left as you see it and is being passed on intact to just one highest bidder during this one time event. Once it is gone it will not be repeated. This auction lot is comprised of all the i … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: noblespirit [Pittsfield, NH, US]
2018-08-09 14:56:41
Holste (Holstenius) Lukas 1596 1661
1 lettre autographe signée 2 pp. In-8 15/07/1656 Les lettres d'Holstenius sont d'une grandes rareté. Nous n'en avons trouvé aucune, même dans les grandes collections du XIXe. Remerciements à Daniel Christiaens pour ses recherches. bon [Attributes: Signed Copy]
Bookseller: Traces Ecrites [Paris, France]
2018-08-06 19:36:33
Cowley, A
London: Humphrey Mosely At the Pince's Arms in St Pauls Churchyard(1656). Folio. Collected edition of Abraham Cowley's Works [20 of 22 only], 41, [1]; 80, [4]; 70 [i.e. 68]; 154, 23, [1] p. A rare item lacking the main title-page but the dedication to Cambridge, Preface and errata page present 20pp of 22pp. Otherwise complete. Upper corner of p33/34 of The Mistress worn. LACKs BOARDS AND END-PAPERS. Rear leaf heavy early hand-writing. Original spine present and sound. 18 x 28.5 cms. [Abraham Cowley 1618-1667] Copac 9 copies. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS.. Book Condition: V.g.. Binding: Lacks Binding
Bookseller: Thomas Rare Books [Yaxley, United Kingdom]
2018-07-28 06:34:07
DES-CARTES, Renati (Rene Descartes)
Amsterdam: Johannes Janssonius (Jan Jansson) the Younger 1656. Third edition. 4to. (220x155mm). Three works in one volume. 1. Principia Philosophiae. pp. [36], 241, [1bl]. 2. Specimina Philosophiae: seu Dissertatio de Methodo recte regendae rationis, & veritatis in scientiis investigandae: Dioptrice, et Meteora. Ex Gallico translata, & ab Auctore perlecta, variifque in luci emendata. pp. [16], 290. 3. Passiones Animae, per Renatum Des-Cartes: Gallice ab ipso conscriptae, nunc autem in exterorum gratiam Latina civitate donatae ab H.D.M. i.u.l. pp. [20], 115, [5]. Text in Latin. Woodcut illustrations throughout the text, frontispiece portrait. Each work has its own title page and the whole has a separate plain title page. Full speckled calf, decorated gilt border to upper and lower covers. Spine lavishly decorated in gilt, five compartments each with a sunburst at the centre. Red morocco label lettered in gilt. Rubbing to corners and bottom edges and foot of spine. Rubbing to the joints, cracking to the joint with the upper cover, becoming detached but still holding. Contents are in excellent condition with two small holes resulting in very slight loss of text but no loss of meaning and four small tears to the corners, not affecting text. A nice copy of this celebrated volume bringing together three of Descartes most important works (including his last published work on the theory of the passions or emotions) in a Latin translation for a wider audience. Indeed, Descartes's work was much better known in Latin than in French until well into the nineteenth century.
Bookseller: Voewood Rare Books [Holt, United Kingdom]
2018-07-23 06:46:57
Galileo
Bologna, 1655-1656. 2 vols, recent full speckled calf, gilt rosettes and rules at spine, gilt red morocco lettering piece, all edges with early yellow wash. Vol 1: [28], 48, 48, [8], 160, [4], 68, 127, [4], 264, 43 pp., including engraved frontis. by Stephano Della Bella and engraved portrait of Galileo by F. Villamoena, folding plate of compass. Vol. 2:[2], 60, [16], 104, [4], 105-156, 48, [8], 179, [1], [2], 53-106, [2], 103-126, [8], 238 (i.e. 242), [6] both vols. with numerous diagrams, woodcut initials, headpieces and tailpieces. Early marginalia on two pages in vol. 2. First edition of the first collected works of the father of modern physics, edited by Carlo Manolessi. These volumes are the fruit of the vast efforts made after Galileo's death to gather and preserve his work. Much of the content was compiled by his friend and student, Vincenzio Viviani, and includes all of Galileo's major writings (except of course the Diologo, which was banned for its heretical comparison of the Copernican and Ptolomaic systems, and did not appear in the Opere until 1744). Viviani had planned to publish the collected works on his own, but was unable to realize his ambition, and the task fell to Manolessi. The second volume contains important selections from Galileo's correspondences, as well as writings on Galileo by others. Some never before published writings include Galileo's letter to Padre Grembergero and his treatise on the hydrostatic balance, more commonly known as "la Bilancetta." The Opere is a testament to the profundity, both scientific and cultural, of Galileo's life and … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: James Arsenault & Company, ABAA [Arrowsic, ME, U.S.A.]
2018-07-21 07:03:19
PALLAVICINO SFORZA Pietro.
In Roma, nella stamperia d'Angelo Bernabó dal Verme erede del Manelfi, per Giovanni Casoni libraro all'insegna di san Paolo, 1656-1657, voll. 2, in-folio, legatura coeva in piena pelle (spellature, qualche traccia di tarlo), dorsi a 4 nervi con filetti dorati, piatti inquadrati da cornice a filetto in oro, pp. [8], 1138 - [8], 1066, [64]. Frontespizi in rosso e nero con grande stemma centrale inciso in legno. Prima edizione, non comune. Bruniture e fioriture ad entrambi i volumi. Due carte del primo volume hanno un margine bianco con restauri reintegrativi. Qualche raro e sporadico tarlo marginale.
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Gozzini [IT]
2018-07-15 06:05:03
Las Casas, Bartolome de
1656. London. Printed by J.C. for Nath. Brook. 8vo (163 x 102 mm). Complete, though folding plate provided in excellent convincing facsimile. Full brown calf, bound by Worsfold, covers with multiple gilt rules, spine with raised bands in six compartments, second and third with green and red morocco lettering pieces, others with repeat overall gilt filigree motif, all edges marbled, inner dentelles gilt, marbled endpapers; joint a bit rubbed. An excellent copy, title neatly repaired and remargined, a few leaves with minor marginal repairs, minor foxing.- Very rare first English edition of this translation of the "Brevisima relacion de la destruccion de las Indias" (1552); a work described by Church as the "most gruesome" of its age. It contains graphic accounts of the cruelty of the Spaniards towards the Indians. Bartolomé de las Casas was the most fervent and influential advocate of Indian rights during his time. He lived during a period in which Spanish conquistadors viewed the Indians as natural slaves and barbarians. This translation is by John Phillips (1631-1706), a nephew of John Milton, and in his preface Phillips denounces the Spanish in language that recalls his uncle's fallen angels: "the Indians... received (the Spanish) as Angels sent from Heaven, till their excessive cruelties, the torments and slaughters of their countrymen mov'd them to take Arms against the Spaniards." The book is dedicated to "Oliver, Lord Protector of the Commonwealth," who is encouraged to punish "the bloody and popish nation of the Spaniards." Milton was Cromwell's official censo … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: HS Rare Books [Argentina]
2018-07-14 06:23:37
MAROLLES, Michel de
1656Paris, Antoine de Sommaville, 1656. Pt. in-fol: 20 x 30.5 cm, 5 ff, 448 pp., 4 ff. de tables. Edition originale. Trois parties en un volume. Une quatrième partie, intitulée " Suitte des Mémoires de Michel de Marolles,... contenant douze traitez sur divers sujets curieux" parut l'année suivante. Notre édition est illustré de deux portraits par Mellan représentant Marolles et son père ainsi que de 6 gravures dans le texte. Reliure en plein parchemin d'époque. Dos lisse portant le titre à l'encre brune. "Ouvrage assez curieux et dont on recherche encore la première édition, parce qu'elle renferme la généalogie de l'abbé Marolles et celles des familles alliées à la sienne, partie qui n'a pas été reproduite dans la seconde édition. [...] Une partie des exemplaires de l'édition in-folio contiennent le portrait de l'auteur et ceux de son père et de sa mère, tous les trois gravés par Mellan." (Brunet, III, 1443).Langue
Bookseller: Librairie de l'Univers [Switzerland, Lausanne]
2018-07-13 06:24:19
Fox, George
London: Printed for Thomas Simonds, 1656. First Edition. About Near Fine pamphlet in modern paper wrappers, measuring 139 x 174 mm. Internally complete, with minor paper loss to title page not affecting text and a closed tear to signature A2. Some spotting and toning to margins, else a pleasing copy of this important and rare work on women's learning and their ecclesiastical relationship to speech. ESTC lists only three copies of this title in the US, and it has never before appeared at auction. "Let your women learn in silence, with all subjection; here is a silent learning, a learning in silence: I suffer not a woman to Teach nor to usurp Authority over the man, but to be silent, there she is to learn." Opening his pamphlet in this way, Fox impresses upon his reader that the patriarchal structure of the Church should be followed even in moments of teaching and learning. Just as Christ teaches man, he argues, so husbands should teach their wives and so wives should silently accept that knowledge and learn. Yet Fox does encourage female learning; he urges husbands take that duty upon themselves with tenderness and love. And he does make a notable exception to the ban against women speaking at home or in places of worship: in prophesy. "There is a great Mystery, I speak concerning Christ and the Church...the prophesying of the daughters." Fox claims that when women speak as prophets, they gain the right to communicate publicly as mouthpieces of God; to silence them would be to override the Almighty. "A daughter might prophesie and the daughter is a prophet where the spirit o … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Whitmore Rare Books [USA]
2018-06-27 06:17:51
sans auteur] - [Du VAL (ou DUVAL Pierre)].
Pages de titre absentes - [Paris, Germain Clouzier, 1656]. 2 ouvrages reliés en un vol. in-12 (167 x 107 mm) de 1 f. bl., 2 ff. n.fol., 398 pp. ; 28 pp. et 1 f. bl. Reliure de l'époque de plein veau marbré havane, filet à froid encadrant les plats, dos à nerfs orné de filets gras à froid, caissons d'encadrement dorés, caissons en pointillés dorés, large décor fleuronné doré, semis de poibtillés dorés, roulette dorée sur les nerfs, pièce de titre de maroquin acajou, titre doré, palette dorée en tête et queue, dentelle dorée sur les coupes, toutes tranches rouges. Le premier ouvrage constitue la réédition de l'ouvrage primitivement intitulé Les Beautez [sic, Beautés] de l'Italie ou le Recueil de toutes les choses les plus curieuses que l'on y void aujourd'huy dans toutes les provinces et villes. ''L'auteur présente le premier ouvrage comme ''un recueil de tout ce qui est considérable dans les auteurs qui ont écrit sur le sujet'' et comme un guide de voyage. Il propose la description de villes telles : Turin, Casale Monferrato, Milan, Gênes, Parme, Modène, Mantoue, Venise, Florence, Trente, Ferrare, Ancône, Lorette, Rome, Lucques et Naples''. (in Minischetti). Le second texte constitue la relation du voyage fait par Frédéric-Maurice de La Tour d'Auvergne, duc de Bouillon. ''Le voyage est d'autant plus considérable qu'il a été fait durant trois ans par un prince des plus illustres de l'Europe. Le motif en a été pieux et glorieux tout ensemble'' écrit Pierre Duval. ''Avant d'arriver à Rome, le Duc de Bouillon traverse les villes de Milan, Pavie, Tortona, Serravalle, Gênes, Livou … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Babel Librairie [BAYEUX, France]
2018-06-25 17:55:16
GALILEI Galileo (1564-1642)
PER GLI HH. DOZZA, 1656. Legatura ottocentesca in mezza pelle avana e carta decorata; al dorso, titolo, numero di tomo, triplici filetti e fregi floreali in oro; tagli spruzzati; guardie mancanti. I tomo: 2 pagine non numerate per occhietto con verso bianco; antiporta figurata incisa da Stefano della Bella con riprese a penna in alcuni tratteggi, bianco il verso; il bordo esterno rifilato all'interno dell'immagine di 1 cm ca. ; frontespizio, bianco il verso; 13-(1 b.) pagine non numerate; occhietto con, al verso, bel ritratto di Galileo inciso da Villamena, il bordo esterno rifilato all'interno dell'immagine di 1 cm ca.; frontespizio per Le Operationi del Compasso Geometrico, bianco il verso; da 29 a 32 pagine numerate; 1 tavola fuori testo incisa e più volte ripiegata raffigurante il celebre compasso galileiano; 48 pagine numerate; 48 pagine numerate, compreso frontespizio per Annotationi di Mattia Bernaggeri; 8 pagine non numerate compreso frontespizio per Usus et Fabrica Circini; 160 pagine numerate, compreso frontespizio per Difesa di Galileo Galilei; 4 pagine non numerate compreso frontespizio per Discorso al Serenissimo Don Cosimo II; 68 pagine numerate; 127-(1b.) pagine numerate, compresi frontespizi per Discorso Apologetico di Lodovico delle Colombe e per Considerationi di M. Vincentio di Gratia; 4 pagine numerate compreso frontespizio per Risposta alle Oppositioni; 264 pagine numerate; le pagine da 129 a 136 sono ripetute; 43-(1b.) pagine numerate, compreso frontespizio per Della Scienza meccanica. II tomo: mancanza della prima carta bianca; 2 pagine non numerate p … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Il Cartiglio [TORINO, TO, Italy]
2018-06-25 07:20:40
James Harrington
London: J. Streater for Livewell Chapman, 1656. London: J. Streater for Livewell Chapman. Very Good. 1656. First Edition. Full Calf. Rebacked mid-nineteenth century in morocco leaving boards in their original distressed (though sturdy) calf (see image). Queer (but continuous) collation follows: [xii], 239, [blank], 255–286,189-[211] [blank]. Occasional scolia in a light pen; general browning of the text; fore-edge corners bumped; general wear to boards. Nonetheless a handsome copy. ; J. Streater for Livewell Chapman, London, 1656. Full Calf. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. London: J. Streater for Livewell Chapman. Very Good. 1656. First Edition. Full Calf. Rebacked mid-nineteenth century in morocco; front hinge cracked. Queer (but continuous) collation: [xii], 239, [blank], 255-286,189-[211] [blank]. Occasional scolia in a light pen; general browning of the text; fore-edge corners bumped; general wear to boards. Nonetheless a handsome copy. ; Harrington's economic basis for government had a profound effect on the framers of the constitution. A copy of the Commonwealth was bought by Thomas Jefferson prior to his departure for France. Kevin Hayes (The Road to Monticello) calls it the most important book Jefferson bought from the famous Byrd library for the formation of his political thought. See also Bernard Cohen, Science & the Founding Fathers, pp. 217 ff.; small Folio; Additional images and further information provided upon request. Modest heraldic bookplate of William Ford. ; small Folio; Additional images and further information provided upo … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA [U.S.A.]
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2018-06-21 06:25:31
James Harrington
J. Streater for Livewell Chapman, London. London: J. Streater for Livewell Chapman. Very Good. 1656. First Edition. Full Calf. J. Streater for Livewell Chapman, London, 1656. Full Calf. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. London: J. Streater for Livewell Chapman. Very Good. 1656. First Edition. Full Calf. Rebacked mid-nineteenth century in morocco; front hinge cracked. Queer (but continuous) collation: [xii], 239, [blank], 255-286,189-[211] [blank]. Occasional scholia in a light pen; general browning of the text; fore-edge corners bumped; general wear to boards. Nonetheless a handsome copy. ; Harrington's economic basis for government had a profound effect on the framers of the constitution. A copy of the Commonwealth was bought by Thomas Jefferson prior to his departure for France. Kevin Hayes (The Road to Monticello) calls it the most important book Jefferson bought from the famous Byrd library for the formation of his political thought. See also Bernard Cohen, Science & the Founding Fathers, pp. 217 ff.; small Folio; Additional images and further information provided upon request. Modest heraldic bookplate of William Ford. ; small Folio; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: William Chrisant & Sons, Inc. ABAA, ILAB [Ft Lauderdale, FL, U.S.A.]
2018-06-16 06:52:55
sans auteur] - [Du VAL (ou DUVAL Pierre)].
Pages de titre absentes - [Paris, Germain Clouzier, 1656]. 2 ouvrages reliés en un vol. in-12 (167 x 107 mm) de 1 f. bl., 2 f. Pages de titre absentes - [Paris, Germain Clouzier, 1656]. 2 ouvrages reliés en un vol. in-12 (167 x 107 mm) de 1 f. bl., 2 ff. n.fol., 398 pp. ; 28 pp. et 1 f. bl. Reliure de l'époque de plein veau marbré havane, filet à froid encadrant les plats, dos à nerfs orné de filets gras à froid, caissons d'encadrement dorés, caissons en pointillés dorés, large décor fleuronné doré, semis de poibtillés dorés, roulette dorée sur les nerfs, pièce de titre de maroquin acajou, titre doré, palette dorée en tête et queue, dentelle dorée sur les coupes, toutes tranches rouges.. Le premier ouvrage constitue la réédition de l'ouvrage primitivement intitulé Les Beautez [sic, Beautés] de l'Italie ou le Recueil de toutes les choses les plus curieuses que l'on y void aujourd'huy dans toutes les provinces et villes. ''L'auteur présente le premier ouvrage comme ''un recueil de tout ce qui est considérable dans les auteurs qui ont écrit sur le sujet'' et comme un guide de voyage. Il propose la description de villes telles : Turin, Casale Monferrato, Milan, Gênes, Parme, Modène, Mantoue, Venise, Florence, Trente, Ferrare, Ancône, Lorette, Rome, Lucques et Naples''. (in Minischetti). Le second texte constitue la relation du voyage fait par Frédéric-Maurice de La Tour d'Auvergne, duc de Bouillon. ''Le voyage est d'autant plus considérable qu'il a été fait durant trois ans par un prince des plus illustres de l'Europe. Le motif en a été pieux et glorieux tout ensem … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Babel Librairie [BAYEUX, France]
2018-06-12 05:42:02
Behmen, Jacob; Boehme; Bohme, Jakob
London: H. Blunden, 1656. London: H. Blunden. Good with no dust jacket. 1656. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Extremely Scarce Early English Edition of Jacob Boehme's The Way to Christ Bound with a Very Scarce First Edition on the Four Complexions (published 1654). This book is a 12mo measuring 5” x 3”. [4],154;[4]87,[1];[2],60,[2]; [2]; 50; [4]; 47, [1] pp, and [96] pp. It is complete except that printed pages 59 and 60 in the 60 pp listed above have been supplied in very old (and readable) manuscript including catch phrases. Bound in what appears to be original leather boards with the remains of clasps, leather has crackling and wear but has been restored to a nice patina, spine rebacked with 3 raised bands and period-appropriate blind stamping. Binding is tight and strong. Title page has an old ink stain, there are some occasional marginal worm holes, pages trimmed close but no loss of text in the first section – there is some loss of letters at the fore-edge of the “Four Complextions” section. Intriguingly, there is quite a nice hand drawn saddled horse on the last blank which has been colored in with water colors. Last blank and end paper have some ghosting from the horse. Normal browning throughout, occasional old marginalia, but all in all a quite nice copy of this very scarce collection of theological and philosophical works from the great mystical theologian, Jacob Boehme. Both books are quite scarce. There are no auction records for the 1656 edition of The Way to Christ and no copies for sale. The ESTC lists only 5 copies extant, and … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Leaf and Stone Books (nee Greekdrama) [Toronto, ON, Canada]
2018-06-08 15:45:16
MERIAN, Matthaeus (1593-1650) and Martin ZEILER (1589-1661).
Frankfurt: Caspar Merians, 1656. Topographiae Galliae oder Beschribung und Contrafaitung deß Mächtigen Königreichs Franckreich Zweyter Theil die ürnehmste und bekantiste Stätte und Plätze in der Provinc Picardiae... Frankfurt: Caspar Merians, 1656. Topographiae Galliae oder Beschribung und Contrafaitung deß Mächtigen Königreichs Franckreich Dritter Theil die ürnehmste und bekantiste Stätte und Plätze in der Provinc Champagne und Brie furstellendt. Frankfurt: Caspar Merians, 1656. Topographiae Galliae oder Beschribung und Contrafaitung deß Mächtigen Königreichs Franckreich VierderTheil die ürnehmste und bekantiste Stätte und Plätze von Burgund Bresse. Niver Nois und Dombes. furstellendt. Frankfurt: Caspar Merians, 1656. 3 parts in one volume. Folio (11 4/8 x 7 4/8 inches). 3 engraved title-pages (that for Picardy laid down). 3 fine folding engraved maps of Picardie, Champagne et Brie, Les Deux Bourgognes, 5 folding panoramas of Mouza and St. Merehould, Tonnere, Charite, Dijon, and Nevers, 86 double-page engraved plates of views and plans (2 loose), and 13 full-pages plates of views and plans (some waterstaining towards the middle of the book). Modern vellum backed 16th-century red and black letterpress paper boards, vellum corners. Edition in German of Parts II, III, and IV, of an eventual 13. Published just as Louis XIV, the Sun King, began his rule and cultural revolution in France, this is the most comprehensive guide to France of the 17th-century. "Until 1661 the real master of France was Cardinal Mazarin, under whose government his country, victorious over Austria … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Arader Galleries - Aradernyc [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2018-06-08 14:44:50
NICOLS, THOMAS.
, . . Carter, Sea of Pearls, p. 92; Sinkankas 4757; Schuh II, 3527; VD 17, 3:302273B; cf. Hoover 610 & 611; Ward 1656. First edition of the German translation of A lapidary, first published in English in 1652 and compiled by Thomas Nicols: ''the first independent gemological book by a British author ... based firmly upon Boetius de Boodt'' (Sinkankas). Nicols lists all the true gems, but also covers fossils, coral, pearls, amber, etc. For each he discusses the forms, appearance, properties (diligently but somewhat sceptically reporting magical, mystical and medical claims), origins, classification, uses, prices, engraving on gems, etc. Nicols makes an intelligent synthesis of the earlier literature, as well as original contributions primarily in practical aspects related to jewellery, such as enhancing stones with reflective foils or dyestuffs, hardening softer stones, and the related subjects of falsification and adulteration.With a few minor smudges. Binding slightly stained. Overall in very good condition.
Bookseller: A. Asher & Co. B.V. [t Goy Houten, Netherlands]
2018-05-30 06:45:21
ARGOLI, Andrea (1570-1657)
Patavii, Ex Typographia Pauli Frambotti. 1638 752 p. (21 cm) Encuadernación moderna en cartone con lomo en pergamino. Numerosas tablas y grabados astronomicos de eclipses, algún emblema, etc. Falta la portada. Las primeras cinco hojas y las cinco últimas se encuentran algo deterioradas con alguna falta de papel en bordes aunque sin afectar apenas al texto. Sello de ant. prop. Algún antiguo taladro de insecto en margen interior inferior. Serie completa del famoso calendario astronómico basado en los estudios de Tycho Brahe, de 1656 a 1680. El contenido facsimil está accesible en internet en la aplicación de GOOGLE PLAY LIBROS: (Ephemerides juxta Tychonis hypotheses et caelo deduetas observationes ab anno 1631 ad anno 1680) Q (Ref.37878) astronomia cronologia ciencia tecnologia geografia
Bookseller: Libros con Historia [ES]
2018-05-11 07:24:02
van Estveldt, Nicolaus
Brussel : Mommaert, 1656 Gebonden in lederenband destijds, in-folio,750 p., ill. twee vignetten, en drukkersmerk. Chronycke der Minderbroeders orden; De namen van S. Francisus twelf eerste mede gheslelen; Band heeft restauratie nodig, en de titelgravure en titelpagina ontbreken, pagina's 2-750 is compleet, alsook de registers. Enige uitgave door Van Estveldt. Versand D: 12,00 EUR Chronycke Minderbroeders ordenFrancisus gheslelen Brussel Mommaert van Estveldt, Nicolaus Chronycke ende gheslacht-boom van den seraphycken vader S. Franciscus.Goddienst religie orden broeders chronijk kroniek antieke boeken livre books old Belgium België réligion - religion - theology - godsdienst
Bookseller: ERIK TONEN BOOKS [Niederlande]
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