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        Freuden- und Trauer-Spiele auch Oden und Sonnette sampt Herr Peter Squentz Schimpff-Spiel. 13 Teile in 1 Band.

      Breslau, Lischke und Trescher (bzw. Breslau, Gottfried Gründer), 1658.. 8°. Frontispiz, 7 Bll., 83 SS. -. 4 Bll., 85 SS., 1 Bl. - 2 Bll., 57 SS. - 3 Bll., 62 SS., 2 Bll. - 7 Bll., 63 SS. - 3 Bll., 15 SS. - 3 Bll., 25 SS., 1 Bl., 85 SS., 6 Bll., 42 SS., 2 Bll., 117 SS., 3 Bll. - Kupfertitel, 6 Bll., 58 Bll., 7 Kupfer - 20 Bll. - 2 Bll., 42 SS. Pergament d. 19. Jh. mit 2 Rückenschildern. Dünnhaupt III, 1861, 2.2; Faber du Faur 628; vgl. Goed. III, 219, 19 (nur Ausgabe 1663). Sehr seltene Sammelausgabe, als erweiterte Titelauflage zu der 1657 gedruckten "Deutscher Gedichte Erster Theil" erschienen und hier um den nun auf dem Titel genannten "Peter Squentz" vermehrt. Enthält: Leo Armenius - Catharina von Georgien - Carolus Stuardus - Beständige Mutter - Cardenio und Celinde - Majuma - Kirchhoffs-Gedanken - Oden - Thränen über das Leiden Jesu Christi - Sonnette (vier Bücher) - Absurda Comica Oder Herr Peter Squentz, Schimpff-Spiel. - Genau wie im Exemplar von Faber du Faur sind hier (vor den Peter Squentz) noch eingebunden: "Papinianus" (mit Kupfertitel und 7 Kupfer-Tafeln) und "Verlibtes Gespenste" - andere Exemplare haben statt dieser beiden Titel auch 79 Seiten Epigrammata eingebunden. Das Stück Peter Squentz, hier mit Noten, ist ein wichtiges frühes Beispiel für die Rezeption von Shakespeare in Deutschland. "The English influence is beyond question, and is confirmed by the figure of the Pickelhäring. The English Comedians presumably performed the Midsummer Night's Dream in Germany... Gryphius' text often departs very far from the original, but some passages read almost like a translation..." (Faber d. F., 627). - Gut erhalten, etwas gebräunt, Vorsatz mit Wappen-Exlibris, vorderes Gelenk etwas angeplatzt, aber solide.

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        Furni novi philosophici.

      Amsterdam, J. Janssonius 1658. - Sm.-8vo. 67, (5) pp. (penultimate and last blank). With 1 engraved and folded plate.(WITH:) GLAUBER: Furnorum philosophicorum pars altera, In qua Describitur secundae fornacis proprietas; cuius beneficio destillari possunt omnia volatilia, subtilia & combustibilia; vegetabilia, animalia & mineralia; viâ quâdam incognitâ hactenus & compendiosâ; quâ nihil perditur omninò, sed spiritus etiam subtilissimi capiuntur, quod aliàs per retortas, aliaque vasa fieri nequit. Amsterdam, J. Janssonius 1658. Sm.-8vo. 148, (4) pp. (WITH:) GLAUBER: Furnorum philosophicorum pars tertia jn qua Describitur tertiae fornacis natura , cujus beneficio & quidem absque vesicis & ahenis; aliisque cupreis, ferreis, stannejs & p]umbejs jnstrumentis, fpiritus varii vegetabiles ardentes.extracta,.olea. salia. &c. Adminiculo autem exigui alicujus inftrumenti cuprei, vasorumque ljgneorum , ad usus tam chymicos quàm medjcos praeparari possunt. Amsterdam, J. Janssonius 1658. Sm.-8vo. 55 pp. With 2 engraved and folded plates.(WITH:) GLAUBER: Fornacum philosophicarum pars quarta, Continens Descriptionem Fornacis Quartae, cuius beneficio Mineralia & Metalla probantur & examinantur viâ quâdam compendiosiore, quàm hactenus modo illo vulgari; item Metallorum separationem vi fusionis; aliaque necessaria vi fusionis perpetranda. Utilißima Chymicis, Mineralium probatoribus & fossoribus. Amsterdam, J. Janssonius 1658. Sm.-8vo. 83, (5) pp. (the last 3 blank). With a full-page woodcut. (WITH:) GLAUBER: Fornacum philosophicarum pars quinta. Ubi agitur de natura Quintae Fornacis mirabili; ut & de instrumentorum & materialium ad praedictos 4. Furnos pertinentium, praeparatione facili. Utilißima Medicinae Hermeticae sectatoribus (-appendix). Amsterdam, J. Janssonius 1651. Sm.-8°. 54 pp., (1) leaf (blank). With 7 - in part full-page - woddcuts. (WITH): GLAUBER: Annotationes in appendicem quintae Partis Fornacum Philosophicarum, ubi de variis agitur Secretis utilissimis, optimis & incognitis, incredulorum & naturalium Secretorum ignarorum gratiâ publicatae. Amsterdam, J. Janssonius 1658. Sm.-8vo. 72 pp. Contempoary calf (rubbed, spine defective). 6 parts in 1 vol. Sotheran I, 1560 (incompl.). Second Latin edition, part 5 + appendix in the first one. Very rare to find it complete with all plates. Glauber's main work on chemistry, mineralogy etc. Browned throughout, slim upper margins (affecting in places the head-line). Some browning and damp-staining throughout.

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        LIBRO AUREO DEL GRAN EMPERADOR MARCO AURELIO, CON EL RELOX DE PRINCIPES. Compuesto por. Obispo de Guadix, Predicador, y Coronista del Emperador Carlos Quinto.

      Gabriel de León, Madrid 1658 - 20'5x15, port. con divisa grab. (algo de óx), 338f (tostados, pequeños agujeros en fol. 39, 42, 126 y 128, merma de esquina en 109 y 150, afecta mínimamente texto, peq. hum. margen 3-26, 175-190, 250-268, rasgadura 106). Pergamino, rasgadura en lomo. "- Palau 110121. Sigue el texto de la ed. de 1529, única autorizada por el autor. "Fue la Biblia y el oráculo de los cortesanos y las damas, la admiración de los letrados y escritores, el terreno de la envidia de muchos y el escándalo de algunos necios"." 1658

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        LES HISTOIRES D'HERODOTE MISES EN FRANÇOIS Par P. Du-Ryer. de l'Academie Françoise, Conseiller, & Historiographe du Roy.:

      Courbé,, Paris 1658 - (Codice AN3020) Folio (38,5x25,5 cm) XVI-636-22 pp. Volume ornato con varie belle incisioni su rame: grande marca tipografica firmata Matheus con motto "cur vita resurgo", antiporta allegorica che rappresenta Apollo con le nove muse. Seconda edizione, con dedica dell'editore a Foucquet (Nicolas Fouquet, sovrintendente delle finanze di Luigi XIV) con testatina figurata e capolettera ornato. Bel frontespizio in rosso e nero con qualche piccola antica nota a penna. Nitida impressione, ampi margini. Testatine, capilettera e grandi finalini xilografici tra loro diversi. Qualche lieve segno d'uso agli angoletti bianchi delle prime pagine (uno manca), altre appaiono leggermente brunite; leggeri aloni alle ultime carte. Per il resto in ottimo stato. Legatura originale in pelle con lieve usura alle cuffie; dentelle, qualche intaccatura al margine inferiore del piatto anteriore. Dorso a 6 nervi, titolo oro e scomparti ornati, parzialmente scoloriti. Grande e bel volume, rara edizione. Euro 450 ~~~ SPEDIZIONE IN ITALIA SEMPRE TRACCIATA ~ Tutti i libri subito disponibili. Descrizioni precise, consegna rapida con imballaggio solido. All books are in stock in fine conditions or described meticulously. Very safe packaging ~

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        D. Justiniani, Sacratissimi Principis, Institutionum, sive Elementorum, libri quatuor, Notis perpetuis multo, quam hucusque, diligentius illustrati, Curo & studo Arnoldi Vinnii I. C. Editio postrema ab Auctore recognita.

      Amstelaedami Ex Officina Elzdeviriana 1658 - 12mo, 133 x 71 mm.s, pp. [xxiv], 643 [644 - 646 blank], with fine additional engraved title-page, with the Elzevir device as vignette on the printed title-page, contemporary red morocco, gilt-ruled border on each cover, spine richly gilt in compartments, all edges gilt; slight wear to base of spine, but generally a very good and attractive copy, with two early, probably contemporary hand-written ownership labels on the front paste-down end-paper: "Jullienne" and "J. B. Q. Malaclie." It would be pleasant to think that the first label and autograph is that of the art collector Jean de Jullienne (1686 - 1766). Arnoldus Vinnius (1588 - 1657) was one of the leading jurists of Europe in the 17th century, and this commentary on Justinian is his most important work. His commentary on Justinian, with the text, was first published in 1642, and this was the first edition to be published after his death. In his autobiography, My Own Life, David Hume noted that his "Family [had] a Notion that the Law was a proper Profession for me: But I found an unsurmountable Aversion to every thing but the Pursuits of Philosophy and general Learning; and while they fancyed that I was poring over Voet and Vinnius, Cicero and Virgil were the Authors which I was secretly devouring." [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: John Price Antiquarian Books, ABA, ILAB]
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        Riga

      Amsterdam 1658 - The print is from the book "Itinerarium Germaniae et regnorum vicinorum cum iconibus civitatum" by Martin Zeiller, Size : 110x130 (mm), 4.375x5.125 (Inches), Hand Colored

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        Guerras Civiles de Inglaterra y trágica muerte de su Rey Carlos.

      Madrid, por Diego Diaz de la Carrera, Impressor del Reyno, a costa de Manuel López, Mercader de Libros, 1658. - 4to.; 8 hs., 408 pp., 4 hs. Encuadernación en pergamino, de la época. Primera edicion española de la obra del conde ferrariense Bisaccioni, gentilhombre de Luis XIV y perfecta encarnación del aventurero de altura. La traducción se debe al Preceptor de Carlos II, Don Diego López de Albornoz, quien utiliza para aleccionadores fines hispánicos lo sucedido en Inglaterra a la cabeza de Carlos I (1600-1649) haciendo ver cuan útil sea la Historia al Príncipe «mostrando en agenos escarmientos lo que se deve seguir, lo que huir y lo que con buen arte se deve apartar». [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Narrationes Modernæ, or Modern Reports Begun in the now Upper Bench Court at Westminster, in the Beginning of Hillary term 21 Caroli, and Continued to the end of Michaelmas term 1655, as well on the Criminall, as on the Pleas side.

      London: Printed by F. L.[Francis Leach] for W. Lee, D. Pakeman, G. Bedel, and C. Adams. 1658 - First and only edition. 2ÌŠ [20], 483, [37] pp. Includes index and with a list of “Books Printed or Sold by Will. Leak.” to rear paste-down. In a contemporary full sheep, blind-ruled and titled direct. Re-backed and cornered and with sewn end-bands head and tail. Title page lined and with edges supported, and free endpapers sympathetic replacements. First few leaves with slight worming, not affecting text. William Style was one of the law reporters forced to cease publishing his law reports in Law French and he voices his criticism in the preface thus: "I have made these reports speak English, not that I believe they will be thereby more generally useful, for I have been always and yet am of opinion, that that part of the common law which is in English hath only occasioned the making of unquiet spirits contentiously knowing, and more apt to offend others than to defend themselves; but I have done it in obedience to authority, and to stop the mouths of such of this English age, who, though they be confessedly different in their minds and judgment, as the builders of Babel were in their language, yet do think it vain, if not impious, to speak or understand more than their own mother tongue." Reports printed in black letter. ESTC R7640. Wing S6099. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Cheminées a l'Italienne nouvellement inventées et et (sic) gravées par I. Le Pautre.

      - Paris, Pierre (II) Mariette, (no date, ca. 1658 - 1670). Complete series of very beautiful etched title and 5 plates, with plate numbers, 1-6, showing designs for chimney-pieces, with scales of measurements. ca. 21,8 x 14,8 cm on leaves of ca. 29 x 18,5 cm.*Fuhring Nos. 9346 - 9351. I.F.F. XVII, 12, Nos. 1476 - 1481. Destailleur (1863), 93. BAL, 2, No. 1839. Cf. Kat. Orn. Berlin No. 313, II, No. 50 (only 2nd edition). First edition of this very beautiful series of elaborate baroque designs for chimney-pieces in the manner of the Italians, invented and etched by the famous architect and ornament designer Jean Lepautre (Paris 1618 - 1682). The fireplace was one of the most important decorative elements of a room, thus receiving an elaborate ornamentation. Contains a chimney-piece flanked by large foliage consoles with garlands of fruit and crowned with a portrait medallion of an emperor supported by a putto and set between two sphinxes; chimney-piece crowned with a statue of Victory with an armorial trophy on either side, the hearth-plate is supported by two atlantes; chimney-piece, the overmantel is decorated with the Abduction of Proserpina in a medallion, with a putto seated on a lion on either side; chimney-piece surmounted by the bust of a woman being crowned by two cupids; chimney-piece set between two fluted Corinthian pilasters, above which is a niche with a vase; chimney-piece with a chimney-hood closed off by two shutters, crowned with the bust of an emperor. - Tiny erasure to plate 4, otherwise well preserved; bright impressions with ample margins.[(4420)] [Attributes: First Edition]

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        ARISTIPPE OU DE LA COUR.

      - A Paris, chez Augustin Courbé, 1658. In-8 pleine basane brune du temps, dos à nerfs formant des caissons richement ornés de fers spéciaux dorés encadrant des fleurons centraux, tranches granitées, (1f+frt+t+2ff n.c.+244pp+11ff de table). La table a été fortement annotée dans la marge à l’encre ancienne qui a même troué le papier par endroits. Mais le corps de l’ouvrage est propre, bonne typographie, marges correctes (rares rousseurs et traces d’encre).Très beau titre frontispice gravé à pleine page par Huret; fleurons de titre, bandeaux et lettrines gravés. Un bel ex-libris gravé, un second à l’encre.Considéré comme le chef-d’oeuvre de Guez de Balzac, dédié à la reine Christine de Suède, il étudie les moeurs de la cour et cherche comment concilier devoir et politique; Sainte-Beuve en fait l’éloge dans Port-Royal.

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        Emblem Book] Lucis Evangelicæ, sub velum sacrorum emblematum, reconditiæ, pars tertia. Hoc est cæleste pantheon sive cælum novum in festa et gesta sanctorum totius anni, selecta historia, & morali doctrina varie illustratum : pars posterior

      apud viduam & haeredes Joannis Cnobbari, sub signo S. Petri. MDCLVIII [1658], Antverpiae [Antwerp] - Two parts, with separate title pages, in one volume. 4to: [4],352[334 misprinted 234],[44, indices]; [4],492[but 494: pp. 153-160 misprinted as 1-8], p. 295 as 195, pp. 340-341 as 342-343, p. 348 as 349, pp. 377-378 repeated in number only],[40, indices]pp, with two title-page vignettes, 55 emblems within ornamental borders engraved by Jacob van Meurs (1619-1680), and numerous woodcut tailpieces. Contemporary vellum with yapped edges, later green silk ties. Exceptionally clean and bright copy, engravings in rich, deep impressions. Provenance: van de Catholijke Kerk te Zierikzee (book label on rear paste down). Not in Landwehr or Praz, but see Landwehr, Low Countries, 222, and Praz p.327, for Antwerp edition of 1654. Rare Antwerp impression of this emblem book, first printed in Cologne (1657). The Lux Evangelicae, probably Engelgrave's best know work, presents themes for sermons on religious holidays and saints days, summed up in emblems with mottoes often borrowed from classical poets, the religious meaning made explicit by biblical quotations. N. B. With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed.

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        SUFFOLCIA vernacule SUFFOLKE

      Nuevo Atlas del Regno de Inghilterra., 1658, Spanish.. Copper engraving. Original colour. Very good condition. Size: 50 x 38.5 cm. (19½ x 15 inches) An attractive map of Suffolk with ten coats of arms along top edge, with title cartouche decorated, and three further coats of arms. Secondary cartouche with scale at lower left. Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandica, vol II: 5290: 2

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        De Recto Curandorum Vulnerum Ratione et Aliis Ejusm Artis Praeceptis Libri II

      Petri van den Berg, Amsterdam 1658 - 311pp. Frontispiece engraving and title page vignette. Detailed note of conservation tipped in on rear paste-down. G : in Good condition. Cover rubbed. Expertly restored with new eps, repairs to page edges of prelims and original spine laid on [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Tabula Russiae ex autographo, quid delineandum curavit

      Amsterdam: , [1658]. Size: 480 × 575 mm. Copperplate engraving with hand colour. Very minor thinning to central fold, some margins a little uneven, but otherwise in good condition. Blaeu's reissue of Hessel Gerritsz's rare and influential map of Russia. This fine map was compiled from manuscripts brought back from Russia, by Isaac Massa to whom the large inset plan of Moscow is said to be attributed. The map was first issued by Hessel Gerritsz in 1613. Blaeu published it after acquiring the plate after Gerritsz's death in 1632. This edition has Dutch text on the verso. This superb map has many interesting and decorative features, including; a detailed inset plan of Moscow, complete with a seventeen letter key of prominent public buildings and churches; a compass rose and a galleon in the Caspian Sea; a small inset view of the northerly port of Archangel; three Russian men in local dress and a magnificent map title and dedication.

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        Cursus logicus systematicus & agonisticus, in quo praeter theoremata, quaestiones, ad eorum explicationem necessariae, more scholastico, proponuntur, examinatur discutiuntur & solvuntur. Accesserunt ad calcem indices tres.

      Oxford: by R. Blagrave for W. Hall 1658 - title within a border of printer’s ornaments, defective however, with loss of border at the fore-margin but without loss of text, and mounted, some damp-staining in the lower margins and worming, affecting the text, pp. [viii], 720, [16], 8vo, contemporary calf, double blind ruled borders on sides with an off centre double rule to the left, horizontal blind pairs of rules on spine, spine defective at foot, crude repairs, lower edges worn, sound Isendoorn was a professor at Deventer, and the work was first published at Harderwyyk in 1654. ‘As if students of logic were not sufficiently burdened with Berewood, Sanderson, and Smith, this reprint [of the Dutch edition] of Isendoorn (omitting the third index, in spite of the title) was dumped on Oxford by Blagrave. It is the dullest and longest of the four, but is surpassed by the Smiglesius of the same year, in which the same publisher participated. It was time for the Merry Monarch to supervene’ (Madan).If Isendoorn was dumped on Oxford, Oxford seems to have returned the compliment, since not many copies are recorded in ESTC, only one of them in Oxford itself (3 others in the UK, 2 in North America). (Madan 2391; ESTC R24067)

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        MASSILIA.

      Apud Josiam Staedelium 1658 - In-24 ( 105 X 60 mm ) de 6ff. 418 pp. et 10ff d'index et corrections. Relié chagrin rouge, dos à nerfs orné, filets sur les plats, roulette et fleurons d'angle, coupes et coiffes filetées d'or ( reliure du XIX° ) plusieurs erreurs de pagination sans manque de texte.Exemplaire de KHOTEN, érudit Marseillais, complet de la curieuse gravure dépliante telle un frontispice représentant une embarcation dans le golfe de Marseille avec à son bord hommes, femmes, enfants et une légion romaine dont l'un d'eux jette un lest à la mer avec un étendard qui porte "quo fata trahunt". Bel exemplaire de cet ouvrage très rare qui s'attache à montrer l'influence des romains sur notre gouvernement. histoire antiquite marseille provence Regionalisme [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        HISTOIRE DES CONNESTABLES: CHANCELIERS, ET GARDES DES SEAVX MARESCHAUX: ADMIRAUX, SUR-INTENDANS DE LA NAVIGATION, ET GENERAUX DES GALERES DE FRANCE: DES HRENDS-MAISTRES DE LA MAISON DU ROY, ET DES PREVOSTS DE PARIS: DEPUIS LEUR ORIGINE: AVEC LE LEURS ARMES ET BLASONS.

      De L'Imprimerie Royale, Paris 1658 - Folio. [xviii], 75p, [xii], 192p [i.e. 194, additional pages numbered 29a and 30a], [viii], 132p [i.e. 134, additional pages numbered 91a and 92a], [x], 103p, [viii], 54p, [viii], 46p. Engraved title page with pictorial vignettes and designs, head-piece and historiated initial. Illustrated with 587 large coats-of-arms, a few hand colored. Bound in full mottled calf with marbled endpapers, the spine with title label gilt and with gilt panel ornaments (probably late 18th century), the covers with central embossed gilt arms. "Ouurage commence par Jean Le Feron, l'an 1555. Reueu & continue insques a present. Par Claude Collier, Graueur de Monseigneur le Duc d'Orles. Augumente de diuerses Recherches, non encore imprimees, seruans au plus grand eclaircissement de ce Recueil. Par Denys Godefroy, Conseiller & Historiographe du Roy."With two bookplates of Comte Henry Chandon de Briailles (1898-1937).The last and most important edition of this chronological collection of biographies for the 5th century to 1658. First three leaves with some ragged edges, many areas with light foxing, a few k spots. Rather considerable rubbing, the spine especially so with damaged lower compartment, but all quite sound and presentable [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        La vie de la venerable mere Isabelle des Anges, religieuse, carmelite deschausse'e, Professe du Conuent de Salamanque: et l'une des Fondatrices de l'Ordre de Nostre Dame due Mont-Carmel, selon la reforme de sainte Teeres, en France, decedée au Monastere de Limoges.

      Pierre le Petit;, Paris: 1658 - Paris: Pierre le Petit; 1658. 448 S. Ldr. mit 5 künstlichen Bünden und Goldschmuck. Kanten etwas berieben und bestossen. Leder am Rücken teils professionell ausgebessert. Gold minimal abgeplatzt und mit minimalen Wurmlöchern. Im Ganzen jedoch sehr ordentliches Exemplar. Selten! La Mère Isabelle des Anges (1565-1644) ist eine von sechs Karmeliterinnen, die 1604 von Spanien nach Paris kam und dort an der Verbreitung karmelitischer Klöster mitwirkte. Der Karmeliterorden (Ordo Fratrum Beatae Mariae Virginis de Monte Carmelo) ist nach dem im hl. Land liegenden Gebirgszug Karmel benannt. Dort ließen sich nach der Eroberung Palästinas durch die Kreuzfahrer Eremiten nieder, welche die Traditionen des frühchr. Mönchstums, der weltabgewandten Askese bzw. strengster Armut pflegten. Die Tradition führt den Karmeliterorden auf den Propheten Elias zurück, der neunhundert Jahre vor Christus lebte und die Erscheinung der Maria in einer Wolke erblickte. Der entscheidene Impuls zu dem großen Aufblühen eines weibl. Ordenszweiges erfolgte erst in der 2. Hälfte des 16. Jahrhunderts in Spanien im Zusammenhang mit der von Teresa v. Avila und Johannes vom Kreuz initiierten und von Kg. Philipp II, geförderten Reformbewegung. Der Orden nimmt in Anspruch, gegründet worden zu sein, um die Muttergottes zu verehren. Die heilige Teresa von Avila sagt deutlich, daß das Verlangen der Karmeliter dahin geht, "allein mit dem Alleinigen zu sein". Gott offenbart sich dem Herzen in Einsamkeit und daher arbeitet jede Nonne so viel wie möglich allein ihrer Zelle. Sprache: Französisch Kanten etwas berieben und bestossen. Leder am Rücken teils professionell ausgebessert. Gold minimal abgeplatzt und mit minimalen Wurmlöchern. Im Ganzen jedoch sehr ordentliches Exemplar. Selten! Ldr. mit 5 künstlichen Bünden und Goldschmuck. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        TACITUS AXIOMATICUS De Principe, Ministris, & Bello. Cum Sacris exemplis & Thucydide locis congruis sparsim collatus

      Francofurti ad Moenum, :: Typis & Impensis Joh. Friderici Weiss,. 1658.. 12mo: a^12 b^6 A - P^12 Q^6. Q6 a blank. D5 missigned as D4; F6 as E6; L8 as L6; M4 as M5. 5-3/8" x 3". 1st edition. [36], 372, [2 (blank)] pp.. Sammelband volume, in period full vellum, with title(s) hand-inked to spine. Faint red edgestain.. General wear & soiling to binding. 2 bookplates to front eps. A VG. copy.. Volume contains 4 of Sprenger's works, including TavBooks ID Nos 34016 - 35017, 35019. Price is the entire volume of 4 works. . Engraved t.p., which reads: "Tacitus Axiomaticus cum Sacris et Thucydide sparsim collatus." Head- tailpieces. Decorative initial captial letters.

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        Rinaldo and Armida: A Tragedy as it is Acted at the Theatre in Little-Lincoln's-Inn-Fields

      Printed for Jacob Tonson. First edition.. Some light foxing; very good copy with decent margins.. Wing D-1042; NCBEL II, 1042. 4to, modern blue quarter morocco, blue cloth sides, gilt lettering. Bound without the half-title. The second play of several by the critic and miscellaneous writer John Dennis (1658-1734), an enemy of Alexander Pope and considered by many to the first professional English literary critic.

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        Nürnbergisches Geist- und Lehrreiches neu vermehrtes Hand-Buch in Siebentzig nützliche Bücher abgetheilt. Nürnberg, Endter 1663. Kl. 8. 12 Bll., 1277 S., 5 Bll., mit gestoch. Frontispiz, Kupfertitel, 2 gestoch. Porträttafeln und 70 Kupfertafeln, Goldschn., reich goldgepr. Ldr. d. Zt. über Holzdeckeln.

      - VD 17 23:685422T (nur Wolfenbüttel inkompl. u. ohne Kupfer).- Mit einer Vorrede v. Johann Michael Dilherr.- Erstmals 1658 erschienenes Handbuch des Diakon an St. Lorenz in Nürnberg, Dominikus Beer (1598-1663).- Enth. so Kapitel wie ?Haus und Reichspostill, Wetter-Glöcklein, Geistlicher Calender, Taufnamen-Register, Melancholey-Vertreiber, Leibs- und Seelen-Artzney?.- Mit einem Porträt des Verfassers u. des Widmungsempfängers Johann Georg, Herzog zu Sachsen.- Tls. etw.fleckig, Front. u. gest. Titel wasserrandig, einige Bll. mit kl. Randläsuren, Ebd. tls. berieben, Ecken und am Rücken unten mit Bezugsfehlstellen, Schließen fehlen.

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        See Treffen Zwischen den Schweditchen und Hollandischen Flootten, durch den He: Reichs Admiral Wrangel, und He: Admirael Leüt: Opdam, so geschegen im Sund, Anno 1658...

      *** Søslag ved Kronborg i Øresund i oktober 1658 mellem den svenske flåde under Rigsadmiral Wrangel og den hollandske flåde under Admiralløjtnant Opdam. [ Svenskerne søgte forgæves at spærre den hollandske flåde vejen til København ]. Kobberstik. 28 x 36 cm. Kobberstikket er ikke koloreret. Papiret er med vertikal midterfold som ved udgivelsen i 1667. I nyere ramme med passepartout fra Brock Rammehåndværk. Rammen måler 41 x 49 cm. - Fint eksemplar.. Theatrum Europaeum er titlen på et tysksproget historieværk grundlagt af Matthäus Merian og udsendt i 21 bind i Frankfurt am Main i årene 1633 til 1738. Nærværende kobberstik stammer fra bind VIII. Dette bind kendes i tryk fra 1667 og 1693

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        A late Discourse Made in a Solemne Assembly of Nobles and Learned Men at Montpellier in France … Touching the Cure of Wounds by the Powder of Sympathy;

      London: printed for R. Lowndes, and T. Davies,, 1658. With Instructions how to make the said Powder; whereby many other Secrets of Nature are unfolded. Rendered faithfully out of French into English By R. White, Gent. The second Edition corrected and augmented, with the addition of an Index. Duodecimo (139 × 75 mm). Contemporary unlettered sheep sewn on two cords, unlined, double blind rules. Engraved bookplate of William Tempest of the Inner Temple, 1702, to blank A3v; 1900 ownership inscription to initial blank. With final index and advert leaf. Spine restored at head and tail, corners worn, title leaf with small tear in gutter costing one letter and small part of typographic frame, fore edge of same leaf a little frayed, a little light spotting, still a good copy. Second edition in English, same year as the first, a translation of a lecture delivered to a congress of French virtuosi, giving Digby's complex mechanical explanation of the "sympathetic powder", a Paracelsian weapon-salve which was applied to the weapon that inflicted the wound, rather than to the patient. Exiled in Paris after the English civil war, Digby studied chemistry under the Scottish royal physician, William Davidson. He had "cured his friend James Howell, then the duke of Buckingham's secretary, of a sword-cut in the hand by dissolving some powdered vitriol crystals in water and plunging into the mixture a cloth stained with blood from the wound. The pain in Howell's hand, some yards away, immediately ceased … Many were convinced by Digby's evidence, including Joseph Glanvill, later a Royal Society fellow, and Nathaniel Highmore, a distinguished anatomist and friend of William Harvey. In fact the cure lay in washing and bandaging the wound" (ODNB).

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        Histoire naturelle et morale des Iles Antilles de l'Amerique

      Rotterdam 1658 - First edition, a remarkable early Huguenot emigration guide. 1658. Rotterdam. Arnout Leers. In 4to (230 mm x 165 mm). 2 [blank] + 8 ff. [including engraved title] + 527 + 6 ff. + 2 [blank] + 44 plates, many of which full page. Contemporary vellum over boards, head with upper hinge starting with minor loss of vellum, else very good. A fine example, very clean and fresh, only slightly foxed. Rare first edition, issue with L. D. P. (Louis de Poincy, to whom authorship has been attributed) in the dedicatory epistle, possibly the rarest issue. In fact, the authorship has been long debated, according to Sabin, ¿Much of the material may have been collected by De Poincy, but the principal or rather sole compiler of the work appears to have been Charles de Rochefort¿; today the consensus is that it was written by Rochefort, the Dutch edition of 1662 so confirms it. A truly remarkable work on the islands of the Caribbean, arguably intended as an emigrant guide; the first part relates mainly and contains extensive details on the region´s natural history, the second part deals with the manners, customs, trade, religion, organization and administration of the Caribs. The work finishes with a vocabulary of the Carib language by Father Raymond Breton. The work is profusely and handsomely illustrated with 43 copper-plates of varying sizes, a full page portrait of Jacques Amproux and a splendid engraved title page. Brunet III, 206. Sabin, 72314. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Litterae provinciales, de morali & politica Jesuitarum disciplina. A Willelmo Wendrockio (.) e Gallicâ in Latinam linguam translatae.

      Coloniae [i.e. Leyden], Nicolaus Schouten [i.e. Elsevier], 1658. - (XXXII)+608 pp. Index. Hardcover. Contemp. full calf. (Binding rubbed/dam., spine ends sl. dam., title on spine missing; typed text glued to pastedown. Binding fair, contents VG). * Willems, 829. - 1st Latin ed. of the Lettres Provinciales, translated by Pierre Nicole. - Copy without the 4 pages "Addenda", also not mentioned in Willems. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        CAROLI MOLINÆI FRANCIÆ ET GERMANIÆ CELEBERRIMI JURISCONSULTI, ET IN SUPREMO PARISIORUM SENATU ANTIQUI ADVOCATI, OPERA QUÆ EXTANT OMNIA, EX VARIIS LIBRORUM APOTHECIS, IN QUIBUS LATEBANT ( ), editio quarta IV tomis distincta, horum seriem pagina nona indicabit; t. I et II (sur IV au total)

      Paris Apud Iacobum Quesnel 1658 - , 2 vol. in-folio, pl. veau granité, dos à nerfs orné, p. de tit. rouge et noire, tr. jaspées, impression en 2 colonnes, vignettes, lettrines, (rel. en état médiocre, fortes épidermures, petits manques aux nerfs, aux coiffes, aux coins et aux coupes, mors lég. fendus, 1 f. détaché au t. I, papier jauni par endroits, mouill. claires et rousseurs), 6 f.-1795 col. + Index / 2 f.- 1745 col.-291 col. + Index.

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        FOUR CONTINENTS] Europa delineata et recens edita; Asiæ nova delineata; Africæ accurata tabula; Nova et accuratissima totius Americæ descriptio

      Visscher, [Amsterdam 1658 - A set of the four continental maps from the Golden Age of Dutch cartography The Dutch were especially well equipped for the role they played in the European discovery and colonization of the wider world. Unencumbered by any desire to impose their religious or political beliefs, they simply wanted to trade commodities and profit thereby. The ascendancy of the Dutch in global trade lasted only as long as they could withstand the English and French, who, with much larger populations, ultimately overwhelmed them, but for a considerable portion of the 17th century, the Dutch were supreme. The outlines of the world the Dutch merchantmen discovered was conveyed to the rest of Europe (as Spain and Portugal did not) in beautifully engraved and coloured maps that resonated with authority. In these four maps by Visscher, with only a few exceptions (Hokkaido, Australia, New Zealand and the mythical Anian), the continents are delineated and defined in a remarkably accurate way. This was the accumulation of the day to day observations of sea captain / tradesmen, who at this time gave the world the first comprehensive sea charts. The Dutch were tradesmen and seafarers, not conquerors or settlers, so the fundamental advancement in geographical knowledge was in coastlines and rivers, as if in preparation for the great movements of peoples to come. The interiors derive from other, less reliable sources, some of them ancient as the Ptolemaic interior of Africa. The four maps form a balanced composition and an aesthetically appealing portrait of the newly discovered World. Visscher's cartouches are light, optimistic and exuberant, happily implying a bright future. Each of the four maps bears a dedicatory cartouche to a prominent Dutch statesman and illustrates his coat of arms, usually surrounded by gods, goddesses and angels. Betz, 87; Norwich 55; Burden, 332. Four hand-coloured copper engraved maps.

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        Rimas Sacras. Con Cien Octavas a La Vida De La Magdalena .

      Henrique Valente De Olivera, Lisboa 1658 - Portada grabada con la estampeta de Jesús en la Cruz - 3 h. - 180 folios y 4 hojas. A destacar: la portada restaurada del márgen blanco exterior - y - en el folio 154 comienza un pequeñísimo agujero de polilla en el margen blanco exterior, haciéndose un poquito más grande hasta el folio 162. Reaparece muy pequeñito en el folio 163, hasta el folio 171 donde se hace algo más grande, interfiriendo en el texto y hasta el final. resto muy buen ejemplar. Correcta encuadernación del siglo XX a media piel con puntas. Lomera con nervios y un tejuelo. Size: 8ºmenor [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Nova Orbis Terrarum Delineatio Singulari Ratione Accommodata Meridiano Tabb. Rudolphi Astronomicarum

      1658. 380 x 680mm., large engraved hemispherical world map, surmounted by the two headed eagle of the Holy Roman Empire bound in KEPLER, JOHANN. Tabulae Rudolphinae, quibus astronomicae scientiae, temporum longinquitate collapsae restauratio continetur. Ulm: Jonas Saur, 1627. 2 parts in one volume, folio (338 x 224mm). second issue of first 2 quires, engraved frontispiece by Georg Celer, large folding engraved map, woodcut diagrams in text, eighteenth-century vellum, early manuscript annotations, calculations and diagrams in margins, without the 4 inserted leaves ("Sportula genethliacis"), map supplied from another copy and washed, several printed marginal notes slightly shaved, binding slightly wormed on both covers. FIRST EDITION. These tables of planetary motion were completed by Kepler in 1601, at the request of Tycho Brahe shortly before his death. They gave far more accurate positions than those in previous tables. Casper identified three issues of the first two quires of this first edition: the present copy contains the second issue of both quires. A four-leaf "Sportula genethliacis missa de Tabularum Rudolphi usu in computationibus astrologicis" was added ti sine cioues at the end of the first part; it is not present in this copy. This rare and striking map shows a dramatic rendering of the two-headed eagle of the Holy Roman Empire. The map was prepared at the request of Eckebrecht's friend Johann Kepler. The map's arrangement of one bifurcated hemisphere on either side of a complete hemisphere faclitates the calculation of longitude using Kepler's tables. "The design harks back to Braun's inspiring wall map of 1574 which is also headed by the imperial double-headed eagle and has the continents in bifurcated form" (Shirley). While the map is dated 1630, and in cartographical terms is of that period, it could not have been published until years later, as it bears a dedication to Emperor Leopold who ascended the throne in 1658. No earlier state is recorded. REFERENCES: Shirley 335; Caspar 79; Houzeau & Lancaster 12754; Norman 1208; Zinner 5063. First Edition. Book.

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        Animalium: Historia Sacra

      Jan Jansson, Amsterdam 1658 - 5th edition of a book very popular in its time, which includes natural histories of dragons, unicorns and many other seldom-seen beasties. 16mo in stiff vellum boards, probably original (though the endpapers are not), with leather stitching probably added later. Edges stained blue. The engraved title page depicts many creatures both familiar and strange. Good; the repair of the binding makes it quite stiff, broken at title page (1cm portion of title page attached to fep). Spot stains on rear board; some stains on outer pages but mostly very clean. The title page bears an interesting history of owners: at the bottom is written "Ad libros Johannis Mulleri pertice", probably the 1st owner; then there is "J.D. Mauser ex patr. libr. 1742"; also "Plagwitz - Leipzig 1880". All are written quite small. The type is very small here but well printed, by a publisher known for some early editions of the Mercator Atlas. 631 pp. + indices.

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        Lexicon Anglo-GrÆco-Latinum Novi Testamenti. Or, A complete alphabetical concordance of all the words contained in the New Testament, both English, Greek, and Latine : In three distinct tables: the I. English, II. Greek, III. Latine, whereby any word may

      printed by W. Godbid for F. Clark, at Mercers-Chappel in Cheap-side, G. Sawbridge, at the Bible on Ludgate-hill, T. Williams at the Bible in Little Britain, and T. Johnson, at the Key in St. Pauls Church-yard, MDCLVIII. [1658], London - Book measures 11 x 7 1/2 inches. Collation, [xviii]334[lviii][ii][viii]266pp. Bound in full calf, raised bands, gilt lines and centre stamp. At some time this volumes has been rebacked, retaining the original boards which have been restored. Binding in excellnet clean firm condition.Internally, very occasional small library stamp, ( about 10 in all ), some pages dust or dirt marked, corner margin missing from first two pages. Generally pages in very good condition throughout. A46 Size: Quarto

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        Tabula Russiae ex autographo, quid delineandum curavit.

      Amsterdam: [1658] - Size: 480 × 575 mm. Copperplate engraving with hand colour. Very minor thinning to central fold, some margins a little uneven, but otherwise in good condition. Blaeu's reissue of Hessel Gerritsz's rare and influential map of Russia. This fine map was compiled from manuscripts brought back from Russia, by Isaac Massa to whom the large inset plan of Moscow is said to be attributed. The map was first issued by Hessel Gerritsz in 1613. Blaeu published it after acquiring the plate after Gerritsz's death in 1632. This edition has Dutch text on the verso. This superb map has many interesting and decorative features, including; a detailed inset plan of Moscow, complete with a seventeen letter key of prominent public buildings and churches; a compass rose and a galleon in the Caspian Sea; a small inset view of the northerly port of Archangel; three Russian men in local dress and a magnificent map title and dedication.

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        Hugonis Grotii Annales et Historiae de Rebus Belgicis

      Johannis Blaev, Amsterdam 1658 - Publié à Amsterdam par Jean Blaeu en 1658. Fort in-12, reliure plein vélin ivoire muette, solide et en bel état sauf manque au coin sup. droit du 1er plat, et coin sup. gauche frotté au dernier plat. XVI-812 p. - Index - Corrigenda. Ex libris manuscrit à la plume en page de garde.

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        Annales et historiae de rebus Belgicis.

      Amsterdam, J. Blaeu, 1658 - 16°, 8 Bl., 812 S., 15 Bl. (Index), 2 Bl. (Corrigenda), Titelholzschnitt, OPerg. d. Zeit, Vorderer fliegender Vors. fehlt, Einband etwas fleckig, innen etwas gebräunt, einige Unterstreichungen von alter Hand. Vierte Auflage (im gleichen Jahr erschien die dritte Aufl. im Octav-Format) der im Jahr zuvor postum veröffentlichten Beschreibung des Befreiungskampfes der Holländischen Republik gegen Spanien. Berühmtes , im offiziellen Auftrag der Generalstaaten verfasstes Werk. Die Darstellung umfasst in den «Annales» die Zeit von von 1559 - 1588 die « Historiae» beginnt 1588 und endet mit dem zwölfjährigen Waffenstillstand von 1609-21.Hugo Grotius, niederl. Huigh oder Hugo de Groot (1583 -1645) politischer Philosoph, Theologe und Rechtsgelehrter.Grotius gilt als einer der intellektuellen Gründungsväter des Souveränitätsgedankens, der Naturrechtslehre und des Völkerrechts. 1100 gr. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        SUFFOLCIA vernacule SUFFOLKE.

      Nuevo Atlas del Regno de Inghilterra. 1658, Spanish. - Copper engraving. Original colour. Size: 50 x 38.5 cm. (19½ x 15 inches) Very good condition. An attractive map of Suffolk with ten coats of arms along top edge, with title cartouche decorated, and three further coats of arms. Secondary cartouche with scale at lower left. Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandica, vol II: 5290: 2 Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandicae II, 5290:2

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        Royaume de Danemarq. Par le Sr Sanson.Med stor barokkartouche i samtidig kolorering.

      1658 (17th Century). Very fine engraved anf handcoulored map of Denmark, First general map of denmark in french origin. Size 41x53 cm.. 14071801

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        Opus sacrum posthumum: in quo continentur versio novi testamenti nova, ad græcam veritatem emendata, et notæ ac animadversiones in idem: quibus partim mutatæ alicubi versionis redditur ratio, partim alia necessaria monentur. Accedit sacer contextus graecus, cum versione veteri: ned non index rerum & verborum locupletissimus. Itemque auctoris orationes de Sibyllis, multum hactenus desideratæ.

      1658 - Nürnberg, sumptibus ac typis M. Endteri, 1658. Folio. Engraved portrait,extra engraved title page,(8),437,428-29,440-1512,(36) pp. & 2 folded engraved tables. Title page printed in red and black. Some illustrations in the text. Contemporary vellum binding with golden ornaments on the spine and title in gilt in light brown title compartment. Gilt and illuminated edges. The boards have plain golden borders. The joints are slightly cracked in a few places and the boards are a bit stained. There is a crack on the inside of the front board toward its outer edge. The general impression of the volume is good throughout despite some minor tears, ruststains, small holes and old mendings which have at some pages caused minor losses of text. Some old underlinings and margin notes. With a handwritten gift inscription to Johann Schweyckheuser from Bernhard Wagner dated August 15 1713, a stamp from Bibliotheca Heberiana, Johann Lorenz Blessigs and another, unidentified, book plate.VD17 23:231187M. Written in Latin, Greek and German. A printed dedication to the Swedish king Karl X Gustav. The gift inscription is signed by Bernhard Wagner, Dr Teol, to Johann Georg Schweyckheuser "theologia studioso industrio", who was respondent to the dissertation "Theologica de indremento in sanctitatis studio fasciendo: ex I. Thess. cap V. vers 23" with Johann Heinrich Barth as president in Strassbourg on August 15 1713. Johann Lorenz Blessig (1747-1816) was a German protestant clergyman and a university teacher. He was born in Strassbourg. After studies in the university there, he travelled to Italy, Hungary and Germany, took the cloth and was eventually promoted to head the protestant church in Strassbourg. He became professor at the philosophical faculty of the university of his hometown in 1778 and at the theological faculty in 1787. He was appointed headmaster three times and his lectures covered areas such as Greek literature, history of philosophy, exegetics of the Old Testament, dogmatics and homiletics. His bookplate depicts the interior of a library. The upturn of bookcollecting in England in the end of the 18th and the beginning of the 19th century reached its peak and fall in conjunction with the dissolving of the enormous library collected by Richard Heber (1773-1833), an almost unequalled bibliophile. He used to say that "a gentleman should have at least three copies of every book, one for show, one to read and one to lend". From 1800 to 1830 he was buying at every auction in London, either in his own name or through his agents. When he died, his books filled two houses in London, one in Hodnet, one in Oxford, one in Gent and one in Paris not to mention the books which were deposited in smaller bookshops in Brussels, Antwerp and other cities on the continent. The total amount of his collection must have been somewhere between two- and three hundred thousand. Probably no private individual has owned that many books since. It took sixteen auctions to dissolve Heber's library, thirteen in London, two in Paris and one in Gent. The total amount of the London sales amounted to 56.774 pounds for books that had cost the previous owner a fair bit over 100.000 pounds. The market was completely flooded. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        METOPOSCOPIA, LIBRIS TREDECIM, ET OCTINGENTIS FACIAEI HUMANAE EICONIBUS COMPLEXA?

      Thomas Iolly 1658 METOPOSCOPIA, LIBRIS TREDECIM, ET OCTINGENTIS FACIAEI HUMANAE EICONIBUS COMPLEXA? Hieronimus, Cardani. Lutetiae Parisiorum, Thomas Iolly, 1658. In - folio (cm. 33,5), m. pergamena ottocentesca, tassello e titolo al dorso con sei nervi. (8), VIII, 225, (3) pp. grande marca tip. al fs., 800 figure (di cui 3 a piena pagina) in xil. n.t. illustranti le diverse espressioni che caratterizzano la personalità. Prima edizione postuma, apparsa contemporaneamente anche in francese. Notevole trattato cinquecentesco di fisiognomica e frenologia rimasto inedito per oltre un secolo; comprende in fine anche il trattato sui nei con testo originale greco e traduzione latina di "Melampus", autore del III secolo. Hirsch, I, p. 829. CARDAN, the most celebrated physician of Europe in his time, and professor of medicine at Padua clained to beable to draw horoscopes from the appearance of the face. (Garrison - Morton, 152). Traité fort rare... qui ne se trouve point dans la collection des oeuvres de Cardan. (Caillet, 2019). Caroli, Storia della fisiognomica, pp. 46 - 51.

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        "NORENBERGA". Kupferstich aus "Itinerarium Germaniae". Erschienen bei Jansson 1658. 10,7:13 cm. - In Handarbeitsrahmung (27,5:31 cm).

      Jansson, 1658. Fauser 10062. - Interessanter Plan der Stadt, mit ansichtartig ausgearbeiteten Gebäuden und einer kleinen Legende rechts unten..

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        Middle-Sexia.

      1658 - Amsterdam, 1658, Spanish edition. Original colour. 395 x 410mm. Very fine condition County map of Middlesex, with a decorative title cartouche and an armorial. London is shown pictorially, and Marylebone, Chelsea and Clerkenwell are marked as villages.

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        Morgenländische Reyse-Beschreibung.

      Hamburg, Christian Guth (printed by Johan Holwein, Schleswig), 1658.. Folio. (32), 248, (36) pp. With engraved frontispiece by Christian Rothgiesser, full-page engraved author's portrait, double-page engraved map, and 21 large engravings in text, mostly signed by Rothgiesser; woodcut initials and head- and tailpieces. Contemporary blind-ruled leather, remnants of ties.. First complete German edition of an important and entertaining travel account by Johann Albrecht von Mandelslo, edited by Adam Olearius. Mandelslo was attached to the diplomatic mission of Frederick III, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp, to Moscow and Persia. Frederick's aim was to negotiate a new trade route for Persian silk and to make his small duchy an important centre of European silk trade. After visiting Moscow, the mission continued along the Volga to Astrakhan and from there to Persia, crossing the Caspian Sea near Shamakhi. Via Ardabil, Qazvin and Kasan the party finally reached the capital, Isfahan. The ambassadors remained in Persia for several months (only to return without concrete results), but Mandelslo travelled further to the east. He sailed from Hormuz to Surat and proceeded through Gujarat to Agra, Lahore, Goa, Bijapur and Malaba, visiting Ceylon, Madagascar, the Cape of Good Hope and St. Helena on his return voyage in 1639. Before his death 5 years later, he had entrusted his rough notes to Olearius, who subsequently published them with a third part containing descriptions of the Coromandel coast, Bengal, Siam, Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Bantam, the Philippines, Formosa (Tai-wan), China and Japan. Small contemporary owner's entry ("Jos[eph] Baudler"?). Some foxing and brownstaining; slight tears in lower margin of pp. 31 and 137. A very good copy of an important account of an embassy to Persia and further to the East. - VD 17, 23:233226D. Lipperheide Ld 1. Adelung II, pp. 306-308. Alt-Japan-Katalog 943. Bircher A 6927f. Cordier, Japonica, cols. 362-368. Cox I, 271f. Dünnhaupt, pp. 293-294, 30.1. V. Gelder, Het Oost-Indisch avontuur, pp. 77, 99, 263. Howgego I M38. Commissariat, "Mandelslo's Travels in Western India", in: The Geographical Journal, 78 (1931), pp. 375ff.

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        Advice to a Son. Or Directions For Your Better Conduct, Through the Various and Most Important Encounters of This Life. Sixth Edition 1658 [with] Advice to A Son. The Second Part. 1658. [WITH] Politicall Reflections Upon The Government of the Turks. A Discourse on Nicolas Machiavel; The King of Sweden’s Descent into Germany; The Conspiracy of Piso and Vindex against Nero; The Greatnesse and Corruption of the Court of Rome; The Election of Pope Leo XI; The Defection From the Church of Rome; A Discourse in Vindication of Martin Luther. 3 books bound as 1 volume

      Oxford: Thomas Robinson, 1658 / 1662 (1658). Sixth Edition; with First Edition; Third edition. Hardback. 12mo. (5.75 x 3.5 inches). Preliminary blank; title; To The Reader; To His Son; 1-188, (vi, Index). (i - publisher's advertisement for newly published 'Political Reflections'). Title page of second part of Advice to a Son, The Stationer to The Reader, To My Dear Brother William Draper, To The Readers, 1-189, (iii -index). Title page of 'Politicall Reflections', To the Reader, 1-194. Original leather, very scuffed and worn, nicked. Leather chipped to head of spine and just-snagged to edge of outer joint to lower board. Outer joints cracked but boards firmly attached. First title page chipped to top edge with slight loss to letter 'A', and chipped to fore-edge margin, without loss to lettering. Some occasional old pencil underlinings (the first volume of 'Advice', pp.104-113), marginalia in ink to 'Politicall Reflections' p.171. Stain to top corner of extrems, from p.187 to pastedown, light at p.187 and gradually increasing in brownness to the pastedown, scarcely affecting text. General and usual age-tone to text block. O/w contents clean and bright. Binding firm and square. Two volumes of the Advice: sixth edition, 1658, together with first edition of 'The Second Part' of the work. [WITH] the Third edition of the author's 8 essays on 'Politicall Reflections'. A Very Good copy. We reduce the default shipping charge for lighter books or use it for a tracked service if books are expensive or uncommon. We pack books securely in boxes, or corrugated card or cardboard, and protect corners with bubble-wrap.

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        Europa delineata et recens edita par Nicolaum Visscher.

      1658 - Amsterdam, Johannes Jansson, 1658. Original colour. 460 x 550mm. Faint offset. A decorative map of Europe with fine original colour. Several of Visscher's maps appeared in Jansson atlases.

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        Kst.- Karte, b N. Sanson, "Description des Isles dv Iapon en sept principales Parties et la ou ont este autresois foixante et six Royaumes ..".

      . mit altem Grenzkolorit,, 1658, 18 x 26,8. Walter, Japan Mit den Augen des Westens, Nr. 34 ( und farbige Abbildung), datiert die Karte 1662; Pastoureau. Sanson III B / 18 mit der Datierung 1658 - Unten mittig die Titelkartusche, rechts daneben ein Meilenanzeiger. Die Karte zeigt Japan ohne Hokaida. Korea ist im Westen nur angedeutet.

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        Things New and Old or, A store-House of Similies, Sentences, Allegories, Apophthegms, Adagies, Apologues, Divine, Morall, Politicall &c with Their Severall Applications. Collected and Observed From the Writings and Sayings of the Learned in all Ages to this Present

      W. Wilson and J. Streater for John Spencer at Sion Colledge 1658 - bound in half vellum and marbled boards. with raised bands and gilt to the spine. the binding appears to be from about 1891 when the book was presented to Arthur Giraud Browning by what appears to be Charles Hopper? the book has Browning's bookplate under the front board and there is a gift card dated 1891 tipped in and also a presentation inscription. the boards are worn and marked but not excessively so. internally the book is in exceedingly good condition for it's age. there are age related marks as one would expect but the binding is excellent and this book would make a handsome addition to any library. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        [Kupferstich] De Schouburgh van binnen op 't tooneel aen te sien

      . [Amsterdam, 1658?]. - Bildgrösse 21 x 30,5 cm. 25,5 x 33 cm. Montiert auf Karton, lose unter Passepartout. Leicht fleckig.. Nach Salomon Savery. De Amsterdamse Schouwburg an der Keizersgracht wurde 1638 in Gebrauch genommen.

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        Sinicae historiae decas prima, res a gentis origine ad Christum natum in extrema Asia, sive Magno Sinarum imperio gestas complexa. Mit 3 Textholzschnitten.,

      München, Straub für Wagner, 1658 - 6 Bl., 362 S. 10 Bl. (das erste weiß). Pgt. d. Zt. Erste Ausgabe des ersten Werkes zur chinesischen Frühgeschichte (Alles Erschienene). - SICM 392. NUC 365, 435. De Backer/S. V 650, 10. Cordier 580. Streit V, 2271. Ternaux-C. 1883. MNE, Nachtr. 1995, 119. - Vgl. Lust 412. - Der in Trient geborene Jesuit Martino Martini (1614-1661) war ab 1643 Vorsteher der Mission in Hangtschou. Sein hier vorliegendes, unvollendet gebliebenes Hauptwerk führte zu "einer Wandlung in der europäischen Historiographie" (WAlravens, China illustrata, S. 17 u. Nr. 91). - Die Holzschnitte zeigen das I Ging, zwölf Ideogramme und eine Abakus. - Mehrf. gestempelt, einzelne Wurmlöcher, kaum gebraunt, nur vereinzelt gering fleckig. Rücken mit Etikett, Schließbänder fehlen, etw. fleckig. Titel mit altem Besitzvermerk des Jesuitenkollegs in Ebersberg. - First edition of first work on early chinese history. The woodcuts show the I Ging, twelve ideograms and an abacus. With multiple stemps, some wormhole, hardly browned and only occationally minimally soiled. Title with old ownership entry of the Jesuit college at Ebersberg. Contemporary vellum (spine wiith label, slasp ribbons missing, a little stained, rubben and scuffed. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 1550

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        THE SECRET MIRACLES OF NATURE:

      London, printed by Jo. Streater, and sold by Humphrey Moseley, John Sweeting, John Clark, and George Sawbridge, 1658.In four books. Learnedly and moderately treating of generation, and the parts thereof; the soul, and its immortality; of plants and living creatures; of diseases, their symptoms and cures, and many other rarities not treated of by any author extant; ... Whereunto is added one book containing philosophical and prudential rules how man shall become excellent in all conditions, whether high or low, and lead his life with health of body and mind. Fit for the use of those that practise physick, and all others that desire to search into the hidden secrets of nature, for increase of knowledge. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION 1658. Small folio in fours, approximately 280 x 185 mm, 11 x 7¼ inches, title page printed red and black, pages: (16), 398, lacking final blank leaf, bound in full contemporary calf, blind rules to covers, raised bands and blind rules to spine, later gilt lettered morocco label and endpapers. Covers slightly stained and slightly worn at corners, hinges rubbed and a little tender, tiny chip to leather at top of upper hinge, old inscription at foot of original front endpaper, title page slightly dusty, small crease to top corner of first 5 leaves, as in other copies A4 (last leaf of Preface) is a cancel and slightly uneven at fore - edge, small closed tear to 1 lower corner, repaired, not affecting text, 1 upper outer corner torn off, no loss of text, tip of another corner missing, a few small rusty marks, mainly to margins, no loss of legibility. A very good tight copy of the scarce English first edition. First published in Latin in Antwerp in 1559 in two books, it was reissued in 1564 enlarged to 4 books. It was enormously popular on the continent of Europe translated into Italian in 1560 and into French and German in 1567 and 1575. Although it continued to be reissued in Latin well into the 17th century it was not translated into English until 1658. Levinus Lemnius or Lemmens (1505 - 1568) was born at Zirickzee in the province of Zeeland in the Netherlands. At first he studied theology, then medicine under the famous anatomist Vesalius. He graduated at Padua in 1525 and then practised medicine successfully in his native town. He was a friend of Dodoens and Conrad Gesner. This work was his most famous and important, a Book of Secrets with large sections on medical matters and natural history: procreation and birth, medicinal plants, influence of the moon on plant growth, epilepsy, sleepwalkers, sleeping with an open mouth, the benefits of wine drinking, alcoholism, healing power of gemstones. In addition he is very interested in the occult and extraordinary natural phenomena, miraculous happenings, monsters and monstrous births. The final section, the Exhortation, beginning on page 315 deals with religious and moral topics. Ferguson, Bibliotheca Chemica, Volume II, page 23; Ferguson, Books of Secrets, Index, page 22; Krivatsy, 17th Century Books in the National Library of Medicine, page 701, No. 6873; Wellcome Library, Volume III, p. 489. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        De bello civili / M. Annaeus Lucanus. Cum Hug. Grotii, Farnabii notis integris et variorum selectiss. Accurante Corn. Schrevelio.

      Hack Leiden 1658. Leather 85 Bl., 614 S. Sehr guter Zustand/ very good, Engraved titlepage, binding of the time. Pencilmarks on back endpaper inside cover. Cover dusty.. *** Wenn Sie an einem Tag mehr als einen Titel bei uns bestellen, liefern wir innerhalb Deutschlands versandkostenfrei ***

      [Bookseller: Wissenschaftliches Antiquariat Thomas Ha]
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