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2010-10-29 10:16:12
DUDLEY, Robert
Venice., c.1660. Map of the Indian ocean with part of the coast of Madagascar. Copper engraving. Uncoloured. In fine condition, a clear, crisp impression Size: 39 x 48 cm. (15½ x 19 inches) A beautiful sea chart of part of the Indian Ocean, north-west coast of Madagascar, and islands to the east including Mauritius. Robert Dudley's principal work was the Dell Arcano del Mare which was first published in Florence in 1646; the second edition was in 1661. It was the first sea atlas in which every chart was based on Mercator's projection, the first to show prevailing winds and currents in the main harbours and anchorages, and the first to give magnetic declination. It is also the first sea atlas by an Englishman and is extremely rare. Dell Arcano del Mare.
Bookseller: Peter Harrington
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2010-10-22 22:35:47
BAKER, Richard
London: Printed by E. Cotes and sold by G. Saubridg, 1660. Engraved title-page, woodcut initial letters, head- and tailpieces. Contemporary calf with blind-ruled boards, re-backed, spine with 5 raised bands and morocco label, head and tail chipped, boards a bit scuffed; light soiling and toning, title chipped on fore-edge margin and 2-inch tear with no loss of image. Signed label of Shakespeare scholar Charles Tyler Prouty. Third edition. Wing 504.
Bookseller: B & L Rootenberg Rare Books & Manuscripts [US]
2010-10-20 13:07:49
LACTANTIUS
Franciscum Hackium & Petrum Leffen, 1660. 8vo, pp. [32], 938, [80]; engraved title-p.; contemporary full mottled calf backed in 18th century vellum, gilt fillets on spine, black morocco label lettered in gilt, a.e.g.; edges worn, but a good, sound copy. With the vellum bookplate of Norman Court. "The editor is Gallaeus, and the printer is Hackius. Besides the notes of Betuleius, Thomasius, Isaeus and Thysius, it contains selections from those of Salmasius, Bochart, Vossius, Gronovius, and others. It is also beautifully and correctly printed. A fine copy of it is worth 1£, 1s." (Dibdin, 1827). [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB) [St. Paul, MN, U.S.A.]
2010-10-02 17:18:24
Howell, James
printed by J.G. for Samuel Thomson, 1660. First edition, folio, engraved frontispiece after W. Faithorn, title printed in red and black, text primarily in triple column; entry words in English throughout; a pleasing copy in full contemporary calf, unrestored; gilt spine, red morocco label; with the half-title (also printed in red and black); some cracking of joints at the extremities, the whole a bit scuffed and rubbed, sections of the text significantly spotted, but generally a good, sound copy. In addition to the proverbs, the book contains prefatory poems on language, a 6-p. note "To the tru philologer," and many separate sections at the back giving terminology in a number of specific jargons: i.e. anatomy, horsemanship, hunting and venery, military, nautical, architecture and "household stuff", among others. Howell (?1594-1666) was an accomplished linguist and historiographer to Charles II (see DNB for a long description of his sometimes checkered career). Besides being one of the first Englishmen to earn a livelihood out of literature, he possessed a rare mastery of the modern languages, including his native Welsh. In addition to this polyglot, Howell issued a revised edition of Cotgrave's French-English Dictionary in 1650; A New English Grammar for Foreigners (1662); and a posthumously published French grammar (1673). Alston II, 110 (noting 2 other issues of the same year); Wing H3088. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (rulonmillerbooks) [Saint Paul, Minnesota, US]
2010-09-25 17:00:48
SECCO, Fernando Alvero & Jan Jansson
published in Amsterdam by Jansson., c1660.. Copper engraving. Original colour. Very good condition, good margins, a few light brown stains on left margin, not affecting map, closed tear on tight margin expertly restored from rear Size: 50 x 39 cm. (19½ x 15½ inches) Fine ornamental cartouche, containing title flanked by cartographers, secondary cartouche has two scales. Four ships at sea, ornamental compass and Neptune riding a sea Monster. North is to the right of map. Secco produced the first map of Portugal, it was also copied by Ortelius, De Jode and Bleau. This item is nearly identical to Bleau's version
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA/ ILAB. [London, United Kingdom]
2010-09-20 15:51:38
BLAEU, Willem & Jan
Amsterdam., c1660. Copper engraving. Later hand colour. good condition. Slightly darkened at top of centrefold. Good margins Size: 50 x 39 cm. Attractive map of Metz and the surrounding region. 3 coats of arms, title cartouche at lower right, secondary cartouche with scale at lower left. The map was originally drawn by Abraham de Fabert
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member [London, United Kingdom]
2010-09-11 15:34:42
Carter, Matthew
London: Henry Harringman, 1660. Hardcover. Very good. Second edition. Small 8vo. (12),251pp. Engraved title and frontispiece. Seven full page engraved plates of gentry in creation robes. Forty armorial illustrations in text. Early binding of full sheep, spine with gilt rules and date at tail of spine. Later lettering piece, gilt. Light wear to the binding, front free endpaper lacking, else a very good copy. The text treats of honor in general, with its various divisions; then an analysis of armory; the orders of knighthood; and finally the Inns of Court and Chancery. With the error on the engraved title: 'Rediviuus' for 'Redivius'. ESTC R209970; Wing C659
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2010-07-20 22:50:42
Moellenbrock, Valentin Andreas:
Leipzig, Grottfried Gross. Und Hamburg, Johann Naumann, 1663 und 1660. 2 Werke in 1 Band. 8°. 12 n.n. Bl., 167 S., 9 n.n. S. Register; 16 n.n. Bl., 489 S., 32 n.n. S. Register. Pergamentband der Zeit mit handschriftlichem Rückentitel. I: - VD 17, 23, 243170P. - Hirsch IV, 254. - Moellenbrock (gestorben 1675) war Stadtarzt in Halle. Nach Hirsch die 2. Auflage nach 1662. Wurde mehrfach aufgelegt. Grösstenteils Rezeptsammlung. - II: - VD 17, 1:011203Y. - Nicht bei Hirsch u.a. Rossi, auf dem Titel als Philosopho Civique Genuensis, bezeichnet, wurde 1575 geboren. In alten Bibliotheksaufnahmen unter dem Namen Franciscus "de Marchia". - Stellenweise leicht gebräunt. II mit vereinzelten Anstreichungen von alter Hand. Einbandrücken fleckig. Sprache: lateinisch / latin. + Wichtig: Für unsere Kunden in der EU erfolgt der Versand alle 14 Tage verzollt ab Deutschland / Postbank-Konto in Deutschland vorhanden +
Bookseller: EOS Buchantiquariat Benz [Zürich, Switzerland]
2010-07-12 17:13:51
S/A
Matriti. Petrus Villafranca Malagon. 1660 Folio. 13 hojas+675 pp., 3 grabados a plena página. Pasta española, grabados dorados. Cubierta deteriorada con pérdida de piel, el inter. EL ENVIO CONTRAREEMBOLSO TIENE UN COSTE TOTAL DE EUR 7.
Bookseller: Palabras & Cosas [Madrid, Spain]
2010-05-01 21:22:14
NICOLOSI, G. B
Rome, 1660. Hardcover. Near Fine. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Dedication, title, "Avvertimento" and 14 map sheets. Original, highly ornate gold-tooled, red morocco binding in fine condition; original outline color on maps; some repaired worming and mends to centerfolds of maps, else excellent.An atlas of Nicolosi's wall maps, sumptuously bound by one of the most important binders of the 17th century. The book was made for Prince Giambattista Borghese, whose armorial bookplate is on the inside of the front cover. Giambattista Borghese (1639-1717), of the powerful Sienese/ Roman family, was an important patron of the arts. He purchased the family home that now houses one of the great art collections in Italy. The binding was made by the Andreoli Bindery, which in addition to their extensive work for the Borghese family also produced bindings for Popes Alexander VII and Clement IX as well as for royalty, including Queen Christina of Sweden. The crimson morocco binding has remarkably delicate, lace-like, gold-tooled designs framing the Borghese arms.This volume contains a world map, consisting of two hemispheric maps, and continental maps of Europe, Asia, and Africa, each of which consists of four sheets. Nicolosi also published another volume that contained text and an eight-sheet map of the Americas that is not included here. The volume offered has all map sheets called for.Shirley 418; Betz 94.1
Bookseller: Martayan Lan, Inc.
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2010-04-25 04:39:36
Baxter, Rich[ard] [1615 - 1691]
London: Thomas Underilll & Francis Tyton, 1660. Thomas Underilll & Francis Tyton, London, 1660. First Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather) . Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Later binding in full leather, little scuffed. St. Ninian's library book plate. Neat repair to edge of title page, some light marginal pencilling inside. Size: 24mo 5" - 6" tall. 379 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 16oz. Category: Antiquarian; Renaissance 16thc to 17thc; Religion & Theology. Inventory No: 6527. .
Bookseller: Noah's Ark Book Attic
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2010-04-24 15:53:35
(Embalming) Guibert, Philibert
Paris: 1660. Later edition. 358pp. Three parts in one volume continuously paginated. 1 vols. 12mo. Wellcome 2973 (1623 edition). Modern boards Some staining and wear but a good sound copy otherwise.
Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller [USA]
2010-04-22 02:49:07
Howell, James
London: Printed by J.G. for Cornelius Bee, 1660. Rare First Edition of one of the most important works in the history of lexicography and a major source of the plagiarized proverbs Benjamin Franklin published in Poor Richard's Almanack. A fair copy. Ex-library: white numbers on spine, blindstamp, numbers and 'cancelled' stamp on title page, ghost of what was probably a pocket on the rear endpapers. Very old full-leather binding with 'Howell's Dictionary' on the title piece. Boards worn; corners extremely worn past leather to boards; boards once detached and now only reattached by several strips of cloth which are fairly loose. Ffep heavily chipped, with 1864 owner's name, reinforced at the foreedge. There is no half-title, first leaf is title page; two owner's names or notations, Anglesey Dec. 5 1663 and Stanford 1693. Obverse of title page blank; follows 3pp dedicatory 'To His Majesty Charles the Second'; another blank page is followed by the marvelous frontispiece which faces the introductory 'Poems by the Author.' A 6pp preface addressed 'to the tru Philologer' ends with a publisher's notice apologizing in advance for the inevitable errors in this first impression. There is some penciled marginalia in the preface and first few pages of the dictionary; there are also ink notes, much older, but nothing in the dictionary after the first 6 pages. Page 7 has piece torn from the foreedge with a few words lost. Text browning, few pages much more than most others, but everywhere legible. Dictionary followed by the phrasebook, with sections on anatomy, hunting, architecture, etc. … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Page One, Too; Antiquarian Books
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2010-04-20 02:34:36
Wild, Robert
London: Printed on St George's Day, for George Thomason, at the Rose and Crown in St Pauls Churchyard, 1660. Printed: 1660. 1609-1679 Quarto, 7.25 X 5.75 . First edition. A-B4,C2. (20 pages) This copy is disbound, with slight loss of the last line of imprint on title page. This is the first appearance of this poem; a larger collection appeared in 1661, and was reprinted in 1665. Wild, a Puritan divine, salted his religious life with a good deal of irregular wit; the popularity of his poetry rather disturbed such nonliterary friends as Richard Baxter.This Poem First published in 1660 upon Charles II's Restoration, is Wild's " attempting something upon the Successful and Matchless March of General Monck from Scotland to London"
Bookseller: James Gray Bookseller [U.S.A.]
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2010-04-19 19:56:34
Ostade, Adriaen Van
ca. 1660. Etching. Third state of four. Godefroy, 48.
Bookseller: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts
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2010-04-18 23:25:41
VEEN (VAENIUS), Otto Van [1558-1629]
Antwerp: ‘Ex Officina Plantiniana’, Balthasar Moretus, 1660. 4to. pp. 127, [1]. engraved title vignette & 60 full-page engravings. woodcut ornaments & initials. text in Latin, Spanish, Dutch, & French. contemporary calf, gilt back (joints partly cracked, head of spine worn, scattered light foxing). Second Edition (first: 1615) of this popular Dutch emblem book on divine love. The work is dedicated to the Infanta Isabella of Spain, at whose suggestion the emblems were composed. Accompanying the engravings are Latin quotations from the Holy Fathers, short epigrams in Spanish by Alonso de Ledesma, and verses in French by Carolus Hattronius, and Dutch by Van Veen. Dutch artist Van Veen studied for seven years under Federigo Zuccari at Rome. Settling in Antwerp in 1593, he began painting for the churches and public buildings. For several years, from 1596 to 1600, he numbered Rubens among his pupils. His work attracted the admiration and patronage of the Archduke Albert, who succeeded the Prince of Parma in the government of the Low Countries. Van Veen produced three other emblem books, Q.Horatii Flacci Emblemata (1607), Amorum Emblemata (1608), and Emblemata Sive Symbola (1624). Brunet V 1025. Graesse VII 234. Landwehr, Dutch Emblem Books, 245b. Landwehr, Emblem Books in the Low Countries, 702. Praz 526.. Hardcover. Very Good.
Bookseller: D & E Lake Ltd. (ABAC, ILAB) [Canada]
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2010-04-04 01:37:28
Map [Doncker, Hendrick ]
Original outline in colour Hendrick Doncker was the first cartographer to provide a map of the eastern seaboard of North America, which he published in 1660, as a chart "Nieu Nederland, Virginia en Nieu Engelante." However the first chart that relates directly to Canada, was Van loon's 1661 map which the this 1669/70 Doncker map was based on. This is the first state of the chart without the added soundings.(Kershaw)
Bookseller: Schooner Books Ltd
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2010-04-02 08:36:54
ESCOBAR Y MENDOZA, A. (1589-1669)
Venetiis, apud Baleonium, 1660. Vellum (some brown spots; foot back rubbed). 17 cm. (xxxii), 800, (xiv), (ii: blank) pp. Small stamps on title; paper sl.browned due to the quality of the paper. Good copy. Text in Latin.
Bookseller: Emile Kerssemakers ILAB [Heerlen, Netherlands]
2010-03-30 09:09:51
Rusconi Giovan Antonio
Venice Appresso il Nicolini 1660. The first seventeenth century edition and only the second issue of Rusconi’s great work on architecture. Illustrated throughout with very fine architerctural engravings, very finely engraved head and tail pieces and fine elaborately decorated capital letters. Folio, very finely bound in an Italian binding of the period of half morocco and paper over boards. Spine decorated with gilt tools and two dark green morocco lettering labels gilt. [i-xii], 1-148 including woodcut illustrations. A very fine, crisp and extremely handsome copy. RARE. Rusconi’s superb work on the classical elements of architecture is one of the finest examples of the great Italian works on architecture. The illustrations follow those of the earlier issue, though pages 144-147 contain an article, with woodcut illustrations, on sundials which is not found in the first edition. The woodcut ornamental border of the title page is the same as that in Vitruvius, Venice, 1584 and Alberti, Venice, 1568. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Buddenbrooks, Inc. [Newburyport, MA, U.S.A.]
2010-03-21 01:15:33
Du Moulin Pierre
Printed in Villa Franca ,Anno Dom. 1660. 8 vo, The second edition corrected and enlarged. Full contemporary mottled calf, raisedbands to spine blind stamped in compartments ,gilt emblem to upper cover, new endpapers.Engraved frontis,Title, Preface (2) Prelims (Manifesto Etc)(37)Contents (3) 240 pages.Text a little browned and spotted in parts otherwise a good clean tight text. (Wing 1586). 2nd. Full Mottled Calf. V.Good/No d/wrapper. 6 3/4 x 4 1/4". Theology.
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2010-03-19 20:45:05
Taylor, Jeremy
London: Pr. by James Flesher for Richard Royston Folio (32 cm, 12.6"). 2 vols. I: Add. engr. t.-p., [6], xl, 559, [1] pp.; 1 plt. II: [2], 558, [2] pp.. 1660 First edition: Important philosophical treatise on conscience, casuistry, and Christian ethics, written by the Bishop of Down and Connor. The controversialist Taylor, crowned "the Shakespeare of divines" by Ralph Waldo Emerson, was the subject during his career of a number of accusations of crypto-popery, but the present work — the first of its kind — was designed as a "complete protestant answer to the many Roman Catholic manuals of casuistry" (according to the Oxford DNB online) and intended to provide an authoritative Anglican reference on the subject. The portrait of the author was engraved by Pierre Lombard, while the added engraved title-page is unsigned. Each of the four books here (in two volumes) has a separate title-page; the main title-pages are printed in black and ruled in red. The text is in English, Greek, and Latin. A printed addenda slip is affixed to the final text page of vol. II, above the catalogue of books sold by Richard Royston. Leaf L6 in vol. II is a cancel (and separated). Provenance: Vol. I added title-page recto with inked ownership inscription dated 1781 ("T. Moore"); vol. II front fly-leaf with inked ownership inscription dated 1696 ("Guilel. Rayner") and another (of "T. Moore's") dated 1781. Recent quarter calf and marbled paper?-covered sides, leather edges tooled in blind, spine with gilt-stamped title and volume labels and gilt-stamped decorations between raised bands. Ownership inscr … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: SessaBks, A Division of the Philadelphia
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2010-03-08 08:56:47
Cowley, A. [Abraham]
London: Printed for Henry Herringman, 1660. title page + 19 pp. Hardcover. 4to. Bound in red cloth covered boards. "Ode Cowley" stamped in gilt on the front board. All edges dyed red. Signatures: A-B4, C-C3 (A, A3, A4, B2, B4, C3 unsigned). Light wear to boards, with small patch of rubbing on spine. Corners slightly bumped. Pages have been trimmed, leading to loss of text on title page (top half of "Ode"), page 9 (most of the final line of text), and the second set of page numbers near the top margin of each page. A small section at the lower margin of the final three leaves has chipped away, not affecting text. Previous owner and bookseller notations on added ffep. Inked note on title page. With faults as noted quite good. Very good/No dust jacket. Cowley (1618-1667), a poet and sometime diplomat/secretary to Queen Henrietta Maria (wife of CharlesI), may have worked as a spy for the royalists during the late Cromwell era. His collections "The Mistress" (1647) and "Poems" (1656) wereimmensely popular during the poet's lifetime. MacLean writes of this piece "Cowley's Ode is highly figurative, blending biblical and classical allusions with motifs from astrology and medicine. Highly dynastic in argument, the poem is structured as a royal entry in which the king, other members of the royal family, Monk, and members of the two houses of parliament mingle with allegorical personifications of Liberty, Plenty, Riches, Honour and Safety. Along the way Cowley notices the slightly embarrassing absence of Henrietta Maria, who had stayed behind in France having become estrang … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: A. Parker's Books, Inc. [US]
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2010-03-04 22:56:21
Polemann, Joachim
Amsterdam:, 1660.. Second Edition.. 12mo.. Modern full red morocco, blind paneled, spine banded, title gilt; lower outer corner off first two leaves (no text affected), minor stains. Polemann's theme is the mystery of sulphur of the philosopher's in alchemy. Polemann was a Silesian physican and mystic at Amsterdam and friend of Laurentius de Geer, P. Figulus, and Comenius and a correspondent with Robert Boyle. Polemann apparently was in England in the 1650s. This work achieved some fame and went through several editions as well as being translated in the 17th century into English. VD 17 39:116928M. STCN 166012 (2 copies). Bruning 2024. Ferguson II,210.
Bookseller: Krown & Spellman, Booksellers
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2010-03-03 10:29:44
GUILLIM, JOHN; NOVVER, FRANCIS
London: Jacob Blome, 1660. London: Jacob Blome. G : in Good condition. Rebound with new eps. Cover rubbed. Inner hinges strengthened with tape. Title page damaged with small loss of text. Some annotations to text in pencil and ink the latter dated 1681 [page 36]. Signature and date of previous owner on title page and annotated comment. Pages darkened. 1660. Fourth Edition. Brown hardback half-leather cover with red cloth boards. 290mm x 180mm (11" x 7"). 444pp, 36pp. Hundreds of b/w heraldic drawings and details. A fascinating early book on heraldry with over 1,000 crest illustrations, some full-page. A huge amount of information on each family against each heraldic drawing. An annotated comment in brown ink to Francis Novver's name on the title page states 'He was burn'd in his bed in his house in Lothbury by an accidental fire July 29 1670'. .
Bookseller: Barter Books [United Kingdom]
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2010-02-20 19:57:47
GUILLIM John (1565-1621)
Incomplete. In dirty yellow vellum, some horizontal crease lines to front & rear covers. Spine has some vellum loss, edges are chipped and bumped, title in gilt to red leather label. Internally, hinges weak, covers are a little loose. No title page, index, introduction etc, 27-28, 33-36, 39-132, 135-178, 183-254, 259-350, 353-402, 403-414 (hand numbered), 419-421 (hand numbered), 408-411, 413-414 miss-numbering), 417-448, 447-460, [3], 4-32 pp, 37-50, 53-120, [2] table, 443, 144 (miss-numbered conclusion by Guillim), coats of arms to most pages, many coloured, some ink notes & coats of arms to margins, pages 409 to 460 contain many almost full page plates. Other headings are: An exact Register of all the knights of the Garter (together with the Blazons of their several Coats) from the first Installment to the last) As also An account or Register of the names and Arms of all the Baronets of England from the First Institution to the last, dedicated by Richard Blome, 32 pp. WITH A catalog of the names and arms of the Baronets made since his Majesties most happy restauration, with the times of their creations. In the 12th year of his reign, Anno 1660, pages 37 - 95 many pages with 4 coats of arms per page, lots coloured. WITH A Catalogue of the Knights of the Honorable order of the Bath at the Coronation of King Charles the Second, pages 97 - 114. WITH An errata for Guillims Heraldry from pages 115 - 120. FOLLOWED by The Table, 2 pp (index) FOLLOWED by A Conclusion 2 pages wrongly paginated as pp 443 & 144. (ink ownership name of William Wheeler - 1773) to pp 408, notes to marg … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2010-02-11 17:54:12
GHIRARDELLI Gio. Battista Filippo
In Roma. Apresse di Gregorio: e Giovanni Andreoli, 1660. Fine. e Giovanni Andreoli, In Roma. Apresse di Gregorio 1660, petit in 12 (14x7,5cm), (32) 189pp. (1bc), 192pp. -33., deux parties en un volume relié. - Second edition. The first seems to be published in Rome in 1653, but announced the second part (first edition), which carries its own title page, The difesa by Ippolito Shiribandelo. Absent the French catalogs, present at the British Library and Oxford. Velin full time. Smooth back with respect to the black pen. Many worm holes on the back. The upper part of a book sewing lost (about 3 herein) and is disengaged from the binding. Missing a page and half-title to the first part and the first leaf stage directions of the author of the play, which follows the presentation of the characters of the tragedy. Guirardelli (1623-1653) wrote this tragedy in five acts in prose. This is followed by a defense consisting of a dialogue between the accuser and the author gives valuable information about the theater and its rules in Italy in the seventeenth century. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Seconde édition. La première semble être parue également à Rome en 1653, mais sans la seconde partie annoncée (en édition originale) qui porte sa propre page de titre, La difesa, par Ippolito Shiribandelo. Absent aux catalogues français, présent à la British library et à Oxford. Reliure en plein vélin d'époque. Dos lisse avec titre à la plume noire. No … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet
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2010-02-05 18:59:24
Philipps, Fabian (1601-1690)
London : Printed For Henry Bell ..., 1660. 1st Edition. Physical desc. : [6], 224 p. : port. ; 16 cm. (8vo) . Subject: Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649. Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685. Great Britain - History - Civil War, 1642-1649. Second and third parts have separate title-pages. Woodcut portrait of Charles II on leaf K1 verso (recto blank) . Referenced by: Wing (2nd ed. ) P2018A. Minor tear to the upper title. Finely and period-sympathetically bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with the title blocked direct in gilt. Scans and additional bibliographic detail on request.
Bookseller: MW Books Ltd.
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2010-02-02 13:12:49
Bosboom, Simon
Amsterdam Renier En Josua Ottens, 1660. A New Edition.. Full Calf (later). Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Gronden En Opstallen Van 'T Huys Van De Heer Reaal. Verscheyde Nieuwe Schoorsteen Mantels En Nieuw Modelle Latwerken. Voor Desen Uytgegeeven Door Dankers, Onder De Naam Van "t Dubbelt Bosboom En Nieuw Vermeerdert Met Verscheide Nieuwe Deuren En Yser Traliwerk Seer Nut En Dienstig Voor Alle Liefhebbers En Leerlingen Der Bouwkunst. Engraved Title, [with portrait of Bosboom in medaillon) and a futher engraved title.["Architectura Chivilis"(Sic!!)] 52 Numbered leaves, 1-56: [1]-6pp. Incl. engr.title;pl.7 verso blank;8-11, Pp. Pl.12-29, versos blank; 2 printed PP. each nr. 30; Pl. 30-56 Veros blank, further according to Fowler [PP.44, Nr. 54] . The Not Dated Ottens Variant. Very good and dark impressions of the plates. A later full calf binding in a fancy sort of 'modern' style, with next to the old, new endpapers. In spite of this modern binding, still a desirable book on architecture. Condition: Fine.
Bookseller: Quist Antiquarian [Netherlands]
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2010-02-02 13:12:49
Bosboom, Simon
Amsterdam Reinier En Josua Ottens, 1660. A New Edition.. Half-Vellum. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Gronden En Opstallen Van 'T Huys Van De Heer Reaal. Verscheyde Nieuwe Schoorsteen Mantels En Nieuw Modelle Latwerken. Voor Desen Uytgegeeven Door Dankers, Onder De Naam Van "t Dubbelt Bosboom En Nieuw Vermeerdert Met Verscheide Nieuwe Deuren En Yser Traliwerk Seer Nut En Dienstig Voor Alle Liefhebbers En Leerlingen Der Bouwkunst. Engraved Title, [with portrait of Bosboom in medaillon) and a futher engraved title.["Architectura Chivilis"(Sic!!)] 52 Numbered leaves, 1-56: [1]-6pp. Incl. engr.title;pl.7 verso blank;8-11, Pp. Pl.12-29, versos blank; 2 printed PP. each nr. 30; Pl. 30-56 Versos blank, further according to Fowler [PP.44, Nr. 54] . The Not Dated Ottens Variant. Condition: Very Good.
Bookseller: Quist Antiquarian [Netherlands]
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2010-01-27 08:52:05
LAPIDE, Cornelii Cornelii.
Antuerpiae, Iacobum Meursium, 1660, 35,5 x 23 cm., pergamino desprendido, 2 h. + 557 págs. + 27 h.
Bookseller: Librería Anticuaria Antonio Mateos [Malaga, Spain]
2010-01-02 14:06:25
Somner, William
1660. London, 1660. 1st ed. Historic Study of Gavelkind Somner, William [1598-1669]. A Treatise of Gavelkind, Both Name and Thing. Shewing the True Etymologie and Derivation of the One, the Nature, Antiquity, and Original of the Other. With Sundry Emergent Observations, Both Pleasant and Profitable to be Known of Kenting-Men and Others, Especially Such as Are Studious, Either of the Ancient Custome, Or the Common Law of This Kingdome. By (A Well-Wisher to Both). London: Printed by R. and W. Leybourn, 1660. [xxiv], 216 [8] pp. Quarto (7" x 5-1/2"). Nineteenth-century three-quarter calf over marbled boards, raised bands, gilt fillets and lettering piece to spine, endpapers renewed. Light rubbing to boards, some wear to extremities, joints just starting at ends, front hinge cracked but secure, rear hinge starting, title page partially detached but secure. Armorial bookplate to front pastedown, woodcut head-pieces, tail-pieces and decorated initials. Light toning to text, occasional light foxing. An attractive copy overall. $1,250. * First edition, second issue. Gavelkind is a form of land tenure unique to Kent (and its environs) in which land descends equally to the decedent's sons. It was common during the Saxon era, but was gradually supplanted by primogeniture after 1066. Produced during the first wave of modern English legal scholarship, Somner's pioneering work was the first study of gavelkind, and one of the first important studies of early English law. Philological in orientation, it is a history of gavelkind and an analysis of its forms. Texts of significant documents … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2009-12-29 20:46:47
BLAEU, Willem
Amsterdam, 1660. unbound. very good. Map. Engraving with hand coloring. Image measures 14 7/8" x 19 5/8". Beautiful map of Persia and the Caspian Sea. Rare and unusual edition with an empty dedication cartouche. Original creases in paper to left margin. Minor chipping along edges. Full original margins. Willem Blaeu (1571-1638) was a prolific Dutch mapmaker who started one of the most famous map publishing firms of the 17th century. It was at this time that the Dutch controlled the map trade, and their ornate and beautiful maps had immense popularity. Blaeu was instrumental in driving this dominance in his lifetime, and this legacy was continued by his sons.
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2009-11-30 09:48:18
ROSENKRANTZ, Gunde.)
Köpenhamn, Petri Morsingii, 1660. 4:o. (18),+ 326,+ (10),+ 174,+ (6) s. Genomgående med små fläckar, något större på sid. 161 och solkig sid. 185-192 i första pagineringsföljden. Samtida pergamentband med textad ryggtitel i bläck. L. F. Rääfs exlibris. Bibl. danica III, sp. 148. Warmholtz 4674. Med det "Odensehische Vertrag" från 1579 och tryckfelslistan, vilka saknas i somliga exemplar. Gunde Rosenkrantz (1604-75), son till Holger Rosenkrantz, var danskt riksråd. Från 1657 propagerade han ivrigt för att påbörja ett nytt krig mot Sverige och skrev ett antal mycket hårda skrifter mot det nordliga grannlandet och dess krigsförbrytelser mot Danmark, bl. a. denna som författades på danska regeringens uppdrag. 1664 hade han dock kreditorer efter sig och såg ingen annan utväg än att fly till Sverige, och 1670 ansökte den tidigare så ivrige danske patrioten om att bli svensk undersåte, men förgäves. I misär dog han i Helsingborg, inte välkommen vare sig i Danmark eller i Sverige. Vid sidan av politik bedrev han ivrigt teologiska och klassiska studier, och publicerade även en del uppbyggelselitteratur, som delvis även översattes till svenska.
Bookseller: Centralantikvariatet [Stockholm, Sweden]
2009-08-09 18:04:00
Altkolorierte Kupferstich-Karte von Hessel Gerritsz bei W. Blaeu um 1660. 42.5x54.5 cm. - Tooley 2 II, S. 158f. - Zweite geänderte Fassung der Karte der niederrheinischen Territorien bei W. Blaeu (auf der Karte noch als Willem Ians z. bezeichnet). Westorientiertes Blatt des Gebietes zwischen Arnheim, Haltern, Iserlohn, Bonn und Gennep. Unten rechts eingesetzt kleine Karte des Gebietes Ravensberg und Lippe (20 x 19 cm). Die Medaillonporträts der Erstfassung durch zwei Kartuschen ersetzt und jetzt mit Datierung 1660. Einriss in der Bugfalte und 2 kurze Randeinrisse restauriert.
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2009-07-04 14:36:40
RUSCONI, GIO. ANTONIO. - [EXCEPTIONALLY NICE COPY]
Venetia, Apresso il Nicolini (Francesco Valuasense), 1660. Small folio. Completely uncut in orig. well preserved boards, kept in a protective cloth-box. Title in a large woodcut-border. (12),148 pp. With more than 150 fine engraved woodcuts in the text, half-page and full-page. The content in near mint condition.. The rare second edition of this important and beautiful treatise, which constitutes a summary of Vitruvius' "De Architectura", with 150 large beautiful woodcuts. The work is a successful marriage of highly effective illustrations and concise text.Giovanni Antonio Rusconi (1520 - 1587) was a naval architect and designer of several palaces and churches in Venice. After a fire he worked on the rebuilding of the Doges' Palace supervised by Palladio. He wrote extensively on architecture and played a dominant role in the development of Renaissance architecture; his architectural reputation was however hurt after a cult developed around the architect Palladio, mainly due to his Baroque style with which the stripped down classical style of his erstwhile mentor seemed to compare badly."The most complete architectural library know to us from the sixteenth century is that of the Venetian architect Giovanni Antonio Rusconi. [...] Rusconi´s library included a variety of titles on architecture, geometry, military, agriculture, arithmetic, and poetry." (Anderson, Christy. Inigo Jones and the classical tradition, 2006, p 63)
Bookseller: Lynge & Søn A/S
2009-06-01 15:06:14
Mossom R.preacher of Gods Word at S. Pet. P. Wh. London.
London: Printed for William Grantham, at the Black Bear in S. Paul's Church yard near the little north-door, 1660. London: Printed for William Grantham, at the Black Bear in S. Paul's Church yard near the little north-door, 1660., 1660. Collation, 18pp. Bound in modern marble boards, title label on top cover. Binding in excellent condition without an visable wear. Internally, contents holding firm, no loose pages, some light marking to title, pages in very good clean condition. A very good clean copy, of a very rare pamphlet. Book measures 16x20cm. Weight 750g.6060.A2. First Edition. 8vo.
Bookseller: George Jeffery Books [HERTFORDSHIRE, United Kingdom]
2009-03-06 04:21:42
Lactantius Lucius Caecilius Firmianus
apud Franciscum Hackium et Petrum Leffen, Lugduni Batavorum, 1660. Tagli spruzzati. Copertina staccata perduti i capitelli alone e piccola mancanza d\'angolo al frontespizio reintegrata con restauro d\'epoca qualche leggerissima brunitura Bel frontespizio calcografico figurato testatine capilettera ornati (32) + 938 + (78) p. 185x122 mm p.perg. cordonata (4 nervi) con titolo manoscritto sul dorso
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Giulio Cesare [roma, ROMA, Italy]
2009-01-08 09:15:08
Hollar, Wenzel
Amsterdam, Um 1660. Gouachierter Kupferstich. Mit ausführlicher Legende (96 Angaben), Wappenkartusche und Detailansichten der Stadtheiligen. - Parthey, Nr. 861. Darstellung 31,3 x 48 cm, Blattgrösse 44,5 x 58 cm, gerahmt Ansicht von Süden. Versandkostenfreie Lieferung Luzern, Ansichten Schweiz
Bookseller: Antiquariat Galerie Joy [Germany]
2008-12-29 02:11:00
CARTER, Matt[hew]
London: Printed for Henry Herringman, 1660. Second edn. Richard Gaywood. 8vo, pp. xii, 251. Bound in contemporary blind-ruled calf (extremities of the spine chipped and edges little rubbed). Illustrated with an engraved title page, seven plates (of gentry in robes) and 40 armorial engravings in the text. The plates are engraved by Richard Gaywood (1630-1680), and are reduced copies of the whole length figures in Milles, Catalogue of honor. cf. Moule, Bibliotheca Heraldica. Later bookplate, contemporary ownership signature. Wing C660; Heltzel 283 (for the 1673 edition). Scarce, just four copies in OCLC (YUS, IUL, JHE, PUL). Carter (fl 1660) was a loyalist gentleman of position and influence in the county of Kent who fought against the Parliamentarians of Cromwell. He wrote an expose of the fighting and also "a useful little compilation from the best writers on heraldry ... (first issued in 1655) ... for many years [it][ continued to be the most popular text-book with all who studied heraldry."[DNB]. This contains extracts chosen and edited by Carter of the best writings on the origins and responsibilitis of privilege; or the rights and responsibilities of barons, lords, viscounts, knights, etc. This work was very popular and much reprinted.
Bookseller: Second Life Books, Inc. [Lanesborough, MA, U.S.A.]
2008-11-18 11:04:12
Rattray, Sylvester.
Tübingen, Johann Heinrich Reis, 1660.. 12°. 216 S., Pgmt. d. Zt. m. handschriftl. Rückentitel u. dreiseitigem Blauschnitt.. Zweite Ausgabe, die erste erschien 1658 in Glasgow. - Sylvester Rattray "stud. 1689 in Leiden. Arzt in Glasgow ab 1657, schr. über sympathet. und antipathet. Geheimnisse" (Ferchl). - "Rattray was a native of Angus and practised at Glasgow. He graduated M. A. at St. Andrews in 1644, but it is not known where he took his medical degree. His "Aditus novus", reprinted here [in: "Theatrum sympatheticum auctum", Nürnberg 1662; lt. Osler "an excellent collection of the writings on the powder of sympathy and the weapon salve"], appeared in 1658, the first medical book printed in Glasgow" (Osler). - Rücken tlw. etw. brüchig u. mit kl. Absplitterungen. Schließbänder fehlen. Etw. gebräunt. - Sehr selten. - VD17, 39:131615A; Ferguson 244.; Ferchl 432; Krivatsy 9395; Waller 7754; Zeis, Die Literatur und Geschichte der plastischen Chirurgie 153; vgl. Osler 4092ff.; nicht bei Dorbon-Aine, Gräße u. Rosenthal, Bibl. Magica et Pneumatica.
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2008-11-16 13:12:21
ROSENHANE, Johan (resp.) || SCHEFFERUS, Johannes (pres.)
Uppsala, Johannes Pauli, (1660). 4:o. (4),+ 79 s. Fuktrand från s. 47. Rikligt med samtida marginalanteckningar i marginalen, vilka har vikts in och bevarats vid inbindningen. Bunden efter: (HAMBRAEUS, Jonas?) Epithalamion, quo generoso, nobilissimo ... Scheringio Rosenhane, ... sponso, et nobilissima pudicissimæq. virgini Beatæ Sparre ..., sponsæ. Nuptias Deo fæliciter annuente, ad diem 12 julij Stockholmiæ in ædibus illustriss. ac magnificentissimi domini cancellari magni, maxima a cum pompa celebraturis, gratulantur, & fausta quæq. precantur sympatriotæ & amici longé disiuncti. Paris, 1636 [1637]. 4:o. (17) s. [S. 11 med nytt titelblad: HAMBRAEUS, Jonas. Axelii Rosenhanii generosi nobilissimiq. viri ac domini dn. Scheringii Rosenhanii,..., filii recens nati, Genethliakon. Paris, 1637.]. Sammanbunden med: Lob-und Trost-Schrifft. Als Ihrer Königl. Mayt. und dero Reiche Rath ... H. Johann Rosenhane Freyherr in Ikallaborg, Herr in Stenhammar und Måseboo, welcher den 3. Jul. Anno 1661 in Gott seelig entschlaffen, den 19 Ian. Anno 1662 mit gewöhnlichen herrlichen Ceremonien in Nyköping zu seiner Ruhestadt gebracht wurde. Zu bezeugung seiner Schuldigkeit auffgesetzet von E.R. Stockholm, Ignatio Meurer, 1662. 4:o. (16) s. Sammanbunden med: Klag-und Ruhm-Schrifft uber den Weylandt Ihrer Königl. Maytt und dero Reiche Schweden Rath und Oberstadthalter zu Stockholm wie auch Oberlandtrichter über Södermannlandt ... Hn. Schering Rosenhane, Freyherrn zu Ikallaborg, Herrn zu Torp, Tiista, Rosswijk, Engelholm und Hagen. Als derselbe Nachdem Er Anno 1663. den 5 Augusti zu Torp sansst und … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Centralantikvariatet [SE]
2008-10-15 15:20:24
LLOYD. DAVID
Printed for H. Brome and H. Marsh. London. 1660. FIRST EDITION. Small 8vo.(158 × 104 mm), in 3 parts. Finely bound at the end of the eighteenth century in straight-grained red morocco by Kalthoeber (with his blue label on the endleaf), spine lettered in two panels and with a gilt circle in other other panels, compartments further decorated in blind, gilt rules either side of raised bands, place and date in gilt at foot; covers with outer border in blind scrollwork with gilt rules either side, floral tools and dots gilt at the corners, goatskin inner joints and turn-ins with double gilt rules all round, plain blue endpapers, gilt edges. Engraved frontispiece incorporating four portraits, neatly restored at inner margin. Each part has separate title page: pt.2 printed by John Brudenell, for Henry Brome and Henry Marsh, 1660; pt.3, The restauration of his sacred Majesty Charles the II ... Printed by Peter Lillicrap, for Henry Broom, and Henry Marsh, 1660. A little rubbed, occasional light waterstaining at head, but overall an excellent copy.------First Edition, rare, published in the year of the Restoration, by the fervent Royalist and biographer David Lloyd (1635–1692), its title echoing that of the more famous book attributed to Charles I. The binder of this copy, Christian Kalthoeber,was perhaps the finest craftsman of the late eighteenth century. One of the vast influx of German binders to London, he worked first for Baumgarten, and in 1782 succeeded him. He was considered during his day to be the finest binder in the world. Madan, New Bibl. of the Eikon basilike, 13 … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2008-10-10 22:24:08
WIT, Frederick de (1630-1706).
Amsterdam: F. de Wit, 1660-1666. 2 works in one volume, folio (20 2/8 x 12 inches). Engraved title-page to "Nieut Kaert-Boeck" (using that of Jacob van Campen's "Afbeelding van't Stadt Huys an Amsterdm" [1661] with de Wit' s present title on an engraved overslip, together 53 double-page engraved mapsheets, all except one hand-colored in outline the cartouches and other embellishments fully hand-colored (first few maps with repaired splits at lower fold), manuscript contents in a contemporary hand, 7 leaves of descriptive text. Contemporary speckled calf, spine gilt in compartments (binding expertly repaired at spine and joints by James Brockman). Provenance: Near contemporary ownership inscription and description of contents of Baron Georg Guldenstiern (1632 -1686), State councillor to Queen Christina of Sweden (1626 - 1689) (ruled 1632-1654), chamberlain to King Charles X Gustavus of Sweden (1622 - 1660) (ruled 1654 - 1660), Chancelor of the Exchequer and of the Admiralty and governor of Stockholm 1678-1682 under King Charles XI (1655 - 1697), (ruled 1660-1697), governor of the provinces of Kronoberg and Uppland from 1657 and 1664 respectively; Christopher Henry Beaumont Pease, Lord Wardington (1924-2005), Library of Important Atlases and Geographies, Sotheby's, 10th October 2006, lot 359. AN EXCEPTIONALLY FINE EXAMPLE of an early small de Wit atlas. Purchased by Baron Georg Guldenstiern, explaining the addition of the regional maps of Uppland and Götaland, which are not normally found in De Wit's small atlas. In two parts: a general world atlas and a regional atla … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2008-08-11 13:05:12
REMOND, Florimond.
Keulen, In de oude druckery, 1660.2 parts in 1. 8vo. Half calf (dam.). (8),290,(6); 328,(4) pp.Dutch translation of L' Histoire de la naissance, progres et decadence de l'heresie de ce siècle. Cambray 1611. Florimond de Raemond (1540- 1601) was a French jurist and antiquary. - (Stained).
Bookseller: Gert Jan Bestebreurtje Rare Books (ILAB) [Vianen, Netherlands]
2008-06-29 15:15:48
Osnabrück, 1660. 1 Seiten Quer-4to. Dat. Osnabrück, 3. Januar 1660. - Der Vertrag gibt Auskunft über die Besitzverhältnisse der noch unmündigen Kinder und deren Vormund Henrich Grotthauß. Laut Vertrag haben die Verkäufer für "Albert Probstens Haus, Hof und Stall an der großen Straße zwischen Brauerens und Herman Storcks Häusern" 380 Reichstaler bar erhalten, die nach Abzahlung von Schulden ausschließlich den Kindern zugute kommen sollten. Es folgen die sich aus dem Vertrag ergebenden Rechte und Pflichten für beide Seiten. Beurkundet durch den Notar Johann Ludolph Cruse. Pergament-Urkunde mit anhängendem Original-Siegel (Durchmesser 3,6 cm) in Holzkassette. Rückseite zeitgenöss. Notiz "Peter Haßbergs Hauß auf der großen Straße". Nur leicht fleckig, sonst sehr gut erhaltenes Dokument. -
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2008-06-03 13:14:09
[Great Britain-Spain Relations]:
London: Printed by John Bill and Christopher Barker, 1660.. Broadside, 13 1/2 x 10 3/4 inches. Affixed at corners to a slightly larger sheet. Near fine. Archivally matted, protected with mylar sheet. An early diplomatic proclamation by the recently restored British monarch, King Charles II, and part of his efforts to encourage British colonial and commercial expansion. Though not formally at war, hostilities existed between Britain and Spain, especially concerning the harassment of commerce at sea and colonies in the Caribbean. Five years earlier, the English under Cromwell had seized Jamaica from Spain, and in 1656, Spain lent their support to Charles II's restoration to the throne. In this document Charles II proclaims that "all prisoners, ships, goods, merchandize [sic], or whatsoever else taken upon one another, either by any of our subjects, or the subjects of our said dear brother, since said time of our arrival in England, be, and shall be, upon due proof thereof, redelivered and restored." At the same time, Charles II was negotiating with the Portuguese against Spanish interests in the New World, especially with regard to Jamaica, which the British ultimately retained. WING C3287.
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2008-04-02 19:07:42
Israel, Auszug nach Ägypten -
Kupferstich-Karte von Claes Jan Visscher bei Nicolaus Visscher, ca. 1660. Ca. 32 x 48 cm. Im unteren Rand mittig etwas gebräunt. Dekorative Karte zur Flucht der Israeliten nach Ägypten, zeigt den Küstenstreifen zwischen Damaskus und Kairo. Oben rechts Titelkartusche, unten drei Kartuschen nebeneinander. Die äußeren, jeweils von Putten gehalten, zeigen heilige Gerätschaften während in der mittleren, die seitlich von Aron und Moses flankiert wird, das israelitische Lager in der Wüste gezeigt wird. Mit holländischen Rückentext, aus einer Bibelausgabe mit entsprechender Angabe rechts unten, daß die Karte zum 33. Kapitel des Buches Numer gehört. Dort finden sich auch zwei Signaturen "A. van den Broeck fecit" und "C(las) I(an) [ligiert] Vißcher excud(it)". Decorative map of the escape of the Israelites to Egypt. The map shows the coast between Damaskus and Kairo. At the right top we find the title cartouche, at the bottom are three cartouches next to each other. The outer ones that are hold by Putti show holy equipments, the middle one is flanked by Aron and Moses and shows the Isreali camp in the desert. At the middle of the bottom margin lightly toned.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Fritzen [Trier, Germany]
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