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        Tables to most of the printed presidents [sic.] of pleadings, writs, and retorn of writs, at the common law : Collected by George Townesend, a clerk of the Court of Common Pleas

      London : printed by John Streater, James Flesher, and Henry Twyford, assigns of Richard Atkyns and Edw. Atkyns, Esquires, anno D, 1667. London : printed by John Streater, James Flesher, and Henry Twyford, assigns of Richard Atkyns and Edw. Atkyns, Esquires, anno Dom, 1667. Physical description; [8], 554 p. ; 2°. Notes; At foot of title: Cum gratia & Privilegio Regiæ Majestatis. Signatures: A-3Z4 4A6(-4A6). Subjects; Law reports, digests, etc - England - Early works to 1800. Referenced by: ESTC, R18122. Wing, (2nd ed.) T1984.. Finely bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with a dark morocco gilt-blocked label. An exceptional copy - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request.

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        Errori de' Savi consagrati a Minerva . Opera molto utile a professori di studio accademico e di sagra e profana eloquenza.

      Lazari., Roma. 1667 - In 8°, cart. muta, cc.nn. 7 + pp. 592 + cc.nn. 12. Barbe. Antip. con inc. Bei marg. Cerniera semi sciolta. Raro. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Breve ragguaglio de'bagni di Pozzuolo dispersi, investigati per ordine dell'Eccmo Signore D. Pietro Antonio d'Aragonia, vicere, e ritrovati.

      Naples, Roncagliolo 1667 - in-8, [8] ff. n. ch. (titre et dédicace), puis pp. chiffrées 9-76, cartonnage de papier blond marbré, dos lisse, pièce de titre verte (rel. du XIXe s.). Bon exemplaire. La collation est conforme à l'exemplaire de la Mazarine : le texte proprement dit est précédé de la dissertation de Ferrante Loffredo intitulée Le Antichità du Pozzuolo, et luoghi convicini (pp. 9-36 ; c'est une réimpression d'un opuscule édité au départ en 1570) ; et les 8 premiers ff. ne sont pas chiffrés (il n'y a rien entre la dédicace et le texte de Loffredo). Très rare monographie sur la découverte des bains de Pozzuoli (Puteoli en latin ; Pouzzoles en français) : l'ancienne cité proche de Naples devait son nom aux nombreuses sources volcaniques qui, dès l'Antiquité, étaient renommées pour leurs vertus curatives. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Li Scrittori della Liguria, e particolarmente della Marittima.

      per Pietro Giovanni Calenzani,, in Genova, 1667 - 4 opere (le tre restanti opere sogliono essere rilegate assieme a quella del Soprani e sono annunciate, del resto, alle p. 47, 112 e 208 della prima parte) in un vol. in-8° (205x152mm), pp. (16), 300, legatura coeva p. pergamena con titolo manoscritto in antico al dorso. Piccolo fregio xilografico al titolo e fregi tipografici sempre in xilografia n.t. Dedicatoria a Marcantonio Saoli, Inquisitore di Stato della Repubblica di Genova. Indice finale. Qualche lieve alone. Buon esemplare. Manca, come quasi sempre avviene, l'antiporta incisa da Domenico Piola; come avverte la Vinciana (il cui esemplare era anch'esso lacunoso dell'antiporta): "L'editore probabilmente fece tirare solo alcune copie di lusso contenenti l'antiporta". Prima edizione di questo pionieristico repertorio bio-bibliografico sugli scrittori ligustici. Numerosi i cenni presenti nell'opera intorno alla scoperta dell'America; è presente anche una sintetica biografia di Cristoforo Colombo (p. 75). Il Soprani (Genova, 1612-ivi, 1672) fu grande biografo dei pittori e degli scrittori genovesi (fu ribattezzato "il Vasari genovese") nonché egli stesso pittore di paesaggi il cui catalogo è tuttavia ignoto, in quanto molte delle sue tele sono confuse con quelle di maestri liguri da lui imitati. Vinciana, III, 3615ì. Brunet, V, 455. Graesse, VI, I, p. 449. Lozzi, II, 2278. Boffito, Frontespizi, p. 113 (per l'incisione del Piola). Catalogo di storie generali e particolari d'Italia, n. 949. Michel-Michel, VII, p. 138. Besterman, 2333. Segue: Gasparo Massa, Della vita, origine, e patria, di Aulo Persio Flacco. Osservationi, e racconto. In Genova, per Pietro Giovanni Calenzani, 1667, pp. 44. Fregio floreale inciso su legno al titolo con una rosa fra le foglie. Prima edizione. "Discussione filologica e storica oltre che biografica; l'A. parla anche della famiglia genovese Di Persio sì che l'opera interessa anche la storia municipale di Genova. L'opera è di solito unita a "Li Scrittori della Liguria" di Raffaele Soprani" (Vinciana). Il Massa sostiene, con tesi ormai confutata, che Persio non fosse nativo di Volterra, bensì dell'attuale Chiavari. Vinciana, 3610. Segue: Ristretto della vita dell'Illustriss. e Reverendiss. Monsignore Marc'Antonio Saoli Protonotario Apostolico. In Genova, per Pietro Gio. Calenzani, 1667, pp. 16. Prima edizione, anonima. Segue: Angelico Aprosio, Della patria d'A. Persio Flacco. Dissertatione di Lodovico [ma Angelico] Aprosio, Accademico Incognito di Venetia, Geniale di Codogno, Apatista di Firenze, ed Animoso di Gubbio, al signor Marc'Antonio Saoli. Cavata dal Lib. I delle Hore Pomeridiane del medesimo. In Genova, per Pietro Giovanni Calenzani, 1664, pp. 20. Grande impresa tipografica xilografica al recto dell'ultima carta. Prima edizione. La dissertazione, nega la nascita volterrana del satiro latino, attribuendola invece alla Liguria. Melzi, I, p. 80. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Bernardi Abbatis Primi Clarevalliensis, et Ecclesiae Doctoris, Opera Omnia (6 Tomes en 10 Volumes - Complet)In Sex Tomo distributa, quorum primus continet Epistolas cum suis Notis, una cum Brevi Chronologia & Vita Bernardi ab Alano scripta ; II : Sermones festivos & diversos ; III : Expositionem in Cantica ; IV : Tractatus varios cum ceteris Notis ; V : Opera dubia & supposititia ; VI : Vero aliena cum vulgatis S. Bernardi Vitae Scriptoribus

      Apud Fredericum Leonard 1667 - 10 vol. in-8 reliure de l'époque pleine basane marron, dos à 5 nerfs, Apud Fredericum Leonard, Paris, 1667, Vol. 1 : 20 ff., 628 pp. et 3 ff. ; Vol. 2 (sans p. de titre de relais: Brevis Chronologia et Vita par Alanus [ Alain ] ): cxxji pp. 4 ff., 234pp., Vol. 3 et 4 : 2 ff. [ 1-500 ] 1 f. ; 4 ff., 1168 pp. ; Vol. 5 : 5 ff. , 624 pp. et 4 ff. ; Vol. 6 : 8 ff., 590 pp. ; Vol. 7 et 8 : 12 ff., 1327 pp., Vol. 9 et 10 : 1152 pp. et 7 ff. Rappel du titre complet : Bernardi Abbatis Primi Clarevalliensis, et Ecclesiae Doctoris, Opera Omnia (6 Tomes en 10 Volumes - Complet)In Sex Tomo distributa, quorum primus continet Epistolas cum suis Notis, una cum Brevi Chronologia & Vita Bernardi ab Alano scripta ; II : Sermones festivos & diversos ; III : Expositionem in Cantica ; IV : Tractatus varios cum ceteris Notis ; V : Opera dubia & supposititia ; VI : Vero aliena cum vulgatis S. Bernardi Vitae Scriptoribus Complet. Rare exemplaire de l'édition originale des Oeuvres complètes de Saint Bernard établies par Mabillon. Cet immense travail de Dom Jean Mabillon fut loué dans l'Europe entière. Elle est ici complète dans son petit format (elle fut également publiée en 2 vol. in-folio). Etat satisfaisant (rel. fort. frottées abîmées en coiffes, anciens cachets d'institution religieuse, étiquette de cote en garde, qq. mouill. un travail de vers marginal affectant très lég. le texte sur une trentaine de ff. dans le vol. 9). Langue: Latin [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        OPERA : Ortus medicinae id est initia physicae inaudita progressus medicinae novus in morboruurn utlionem ad vitam longam & Toparchae in royenborch pellines &c. opuscula medica inavdita. de lithiasi de febribus de humoribus galeni de peste

      - AUTEUR:VAN HELMONT Jan Baptist TITRE:OPERA : Ortus medicinae id est initia physicae inaudita progressus medicinae novus in morboruurn utlionem ad vitam longam & Toparchae in royenborch pellines &c. opuscula medica inavdita. de lithiasi de febribus de humoribus galeni de peste LIEU: EDITEUR, DATE: Lyon, Joan Ant. Huguetan & Guillielmi Barbier, 1667. 4ème édition. COLLATION: 2 ff (verbo), 8 ff (amico), pars I 487 pp, pars II 192 pp, 18 ff (index rerumet verborum), 11 ff (index rerum memorabilium) erreur de pagination : 19 au lieu de 23 ; dans la seconde partie de l’ouvrage p. 183 et 185 interverties FORMAT:In folio de 36 x 25 cm RELIURE: Reliure en plein veau d' époque, dos à nerfs et caissons dorés, tranches mouchetées. ILLUSTRATIONS: page de titre avec portrait double de l’auteur en médaillons, métaphores et blasons encadrant le titre, bandeaux, lettrines historiées, frises, culs de lampe ETAT: Bon exemplaire reliure solide, manque un fragment important de cuir du dos près de la coiffe inf., la coiffe de tête manquante. Coins émoussés. Intérieur en bon état. Les bords du papier des premiers 4 feuillets cornés avec des petites déchirures et fané. Quelques rares rousseurs et petites mouillures marginales ponctuelles. Bon état général. On joint une dizaine de feuillets de note manuscrites modernes ( voir photo). BIOGRAPHIE & THEME:Chimiste, physiologiste et médecin flamand, Jan B. Helmont (1577 - 1644) eut le grand mérite d’avoir établi un pont entre l’alchimie et la chimie ; malgré ses penchants mystiques et sa croyance en la pierre philosophale, il respecta l’enseignement de W. Harvey et celui de Galilée. Il fut un observateur minutieux et un expérimentateur précis. Ses oeuvres complètes furent publiées en 1648 par son fils Franz Merkurius. POIDS: 4500 g [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        SAGGI DI NATURALI ESPERIENZE

      Firenze: Giuseppe Cocchini, 1667. FIRST EDITION, Second Issue (with the date 1667, not 1666, and with the dedication to Duke Ferdinand II, which is not present in the First Issue) . Hardcover. Published by the First Organization Founded Solely to Conduct Scientific Experiments. 337 x 241 mm (13 1/4 x 9 1/2"). 8 p.l., CCLXIX pp., [9] leaves (last blank). FIRST EDITION, Second Issue (with the date 1667, not 1666, and with the dedication to Duke Ferdinand II, which is not present in the First Issue). ANIMATED 19TH CENTURY DICED RUSSIA, EXTRAVAGANTLY GILT IN A 17TH CENTURY DESIGN, covers with gilt palmette frame enclosing a bold design of painted black strapwork forming a number of geometrical compartments around an elaborately gilt central wheel device with black center, each compartment densely gilt with repeating small tools creating a filigree effect; raised bands, spine in compartments each featuring four intricately gilt lozenges stacked on top of each other at center and flanked by five triangles of similar design, turn-ins gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt and gauffered in a ribbon design. Engraved device on title page with the motto "provando e riprovando" ("trial and error"), very large historiated woodcut initials, engraved vignette headpieces and tailpieces, engraved frontispiece portrait of dedicatee (Grand Duke Ferdinand II of Tuscany), and 75 FULL-PAGE ENGRAVED ILLUSTRATIONS (including several repeats), MOSTLY OF SCIENTIFIC APPARATUS. (Norman mentions that there is a portrait of Duke Leopold that is "added to only part of the edition, and [that] is often lacking.") Title printed in red and black. Thorndike VIII, 216; Brunet V, 29; Graesse IV, 335. A hint of flaking to joints, three corners worn through, light glue stain around turn-ins, but the glimmering binding quite solid and with only very modest signs of use. Title page with brown thumb-sized stain to head, touching but not obscuring text, the two dedication leaves on poorer quality paper and consequently with significant overall browning, persistent (but always minor) mostly marginal smudges or freckled foxing, but the text and plates--done on high quality paper--generally fresh and appealing, with generous margins. This is a handsomely bound copy of the "Essays on Natural Experiments" produced by the Accademia del Cimento, the most significant expression of post-Galilean scientific progress in Italy. Founded in 1657, the Accademia was the first organization formed for the sole purpose of making scientific experiments, and so it occupies a singular position in the history of the development of science. Prince Leopold of Tuscany, the last exceptional member of the Medici family, and his brother Ferdinand, who followed the Medici family tradition of patronizing the arts and sciences, provided the support, free-thinking direction, and financial patronage for the Academy. A well-equipped laboratory and an apparently inexhaustible supply of apparatus and materials helped to make the work of the 10 scientists associated with the Academy more sustained and broader in scope than anything that had come before it. (W. E. K. Middleton, "The Experimenters") Among many other subjects, the experiments described here "were concerned with air pressure, and freezing; or [they] aimed to prove that water was incapable of compression and that there was no such thing as lightness or positive levity. Some [experiments] were magnetic and others electric, the latter being chiefly performed with amber. Other subjects investigated were the change of colors in fluids, the motion of sound, and projectiles." (Thorndike) Although no author is given by name, the title page indicates that this account was written by the secretary to the academy, Lorenzo Magalotti (1637-1712). A pupil of Viviani and a friend of Boyle, Magalotti was celebrated for his highly finished, colorful, almost dramatic descriptions of experiments. "He has the distinction . . . of having written the best scientific prose in Italian after that of Galileo." (DSB) Although the illustrations of instruments and apparatus are characterized by a functional simplicity and absence of ornament, this volume, with its fine headpieces, tailpieces, and initials as well as its wide-margined and thick textured leaves, was obviously intended to be a luxury production. The binding--which is unsigned but clearly the product of an extremely skilled craftsman--is a powerful augmentation that magnifies this luxury almost to the point of opulence.

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        A NEW METHOD AND EXTRAORDINARY INVENTION, TO DRESS HORSES, AND WORK THEM ACCORDING TO NATURE: As also, to perfect Nature by the subtilty of Art; which was never found out, but by the thrice noble, high, and puissant prince WILLIAM CAVENDISHE,

      London, Tho. Milbourn, 1667.. Duke, Marquess, and Earl of Newcastle... FIRST EDITION 1667, folio, approximately 370 x 235 mm, 14½ x 9½ inches, a few woodcut head- and tailpieces and initials, pages: [12], 342, 1-40, 343-352, [4], the 40 page section bound between pages 342 and 343 is complete in itself and usually found in this position, the 2 final unnumbered leaves bear: 'Excellent names for horses of mannage', collated and guaranteed complete, bound in full modern panelled calf, raised gilt bands to spine, richly gilt in compartments, contrasting gilt lettered morocco labels, all edges speckled red, new endpapers. Tiny worm track in original front endpaper, neat name on title page, 2 ink library numbers on verso title page with very slight show-through, pages slightly wavy, very pale oval library stamp to 26 lower margins, some partially erased, a few words neatly corrected or erased, 2 tiny ink spots to 1 lower blank corner, otherwise a very good clean tight copy of a scarce book on horsemanship. William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Newcastle (1592 –1676) was a polymath: poet, equestrian, playwright, swordsman, politician, architect, diplomat and soldier. He took a leading part on the Royalist side during the Civil War and was devoted to Charles I who entrusted him with the education of the royal couple's son, the future Charles II. In 1665 he retired from public life and occupied himself with his estate and with his favourite pursuit of training horses. He established a racecourse near Welbeck. Aslin, Catalogue of Printed Books on Agriculture, page 26; Dingley, Historic Books on Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, No. 477; ESTC R18531. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Neue Räthsel und Bilder Zweites Buch, Essen, Bädeker, 1841 Gr-8vo 2 Bl (Titel u Erratablatt) und 50 lith Tafeln von Reinhard mit je einem Blatt Drucktext Lith Orig-Pappband; bestoßen und etwas fleckig

      - Slg. Hobrecker 3501; Klotz 2775/30; vgl. Wegehaupt III, 1667 (kennt nur Bd.1). - Seltenes, hübsches Rätselbuch, das in langen Gedichten den gesuchten Begriff umschreibt, jeweils gefolgt von einer feinen, detaillierten Federlithographie mit reizenden biedermeierlichen Szenen. Die meisten Bilder stellen die Lösung konkret dar, manche geben aber auch nur weitere Hinweise. Fortsetzung zum 1839 erschienenen Band "Fünfzig Räthsel und Bilder.", deshalb der Hinweis "Zweites Buch" auf dem Titel. Die bei F. W. Schoeler in Krefeld lithographierten Tafeln zeigen einen Stelzenläufer, den Rheinfall, Eislauf, eine belebte Straßenansicht mit Stadttor, Postkutsche, Wildschweinjagd, Heuernte, zahlreiche andere Darstellungen und immer wieder Kinder bei unterschiedlichen Beschäftigungen und Spielen. - Durchgehend etwas gebräunt und leicht fleckig. Tafel 8 (Eisenbahn) mit Beschädigung durch Verklebung, Tafel 33 (Knabe im Unterholz auf der Suche nach Vogelnestern) mit großem Eckabriss, aber ohne Bildverlust.

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        Disquisitio Anatomica de formato foetu

      London: William Godbid für Ralph Needham, 1667 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 8vo (159x95mm). [22], 205, [18 index] pp., 7 engraved plates, one folding. Contemporary full leather (some wear and pumping), red edges, brown label to spine (partly gone). Title page with stamp, some browning and foxing to text, some dampstaining to lower margins of first 20 pages. ---- <br><br> Wellcome IV, 218 ; Norman 1579 ; Garrison-Morton 467.2 ; NLM/Krivatsy 8283 - FIRST EDITION OF THIS FOUNDING WORK ON DEVELOPMENTAL CHEMICAL EMBRYOLOGY. Having obtained his BA from Trinity College Cambridge, and been admitted a fellow of Queens, Needham went to Oxford in 1662, where he attended anatomy lectures and became closely involved with the work of Thomas Willis, Robert Boyle, Thomas Millington and Richard Lower. He subsequently returned to Queens, taking the degree of doctor of physic in 1664. His Disquisitio, the &#39;first book to report chemical experiments on the developing mammalian embryo, and the first to give practical instructions on dissection of embryos&#39; (Garrison-Morton), was dedicated to Boyle and owed much to his period at Oxford. "Needham&#39;s treatise contained the first practical instructions for embryo dissection, and was the first to report chemical experiments on the developing mammalian embryo. Needham was particularly interested in fetal nutrition, opposing the notion that the fetus feeds on amniotic fluid by mouth and defending the Harveian view that nourishment passes to the fetus via the umbilical vessels. He analyzed the chemical composition of the embryonic liquids, and gave the first truly comparative account of the secondary apparatus of generation" (Norman)..

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        Les divertissemens d'amour et autres poésies burlesques et sérieuses.

      Chez Olivier de Varennes 1667 - - Chez Olivier de Varennes, A Paris _1667, in-12 (8,5x14,5cm), (12) 293pp., relié. - Rare édition originale. Plein vélin blanc d'époque. Dos lisse. Quelques épidermures et taches. Reliure en partie désolidarisée. Quelques mouillures et nombreuses traces de pliures. Jacques du Four de la Crespelière (1625-1680), Poète burlesque et licencieux étalant dans ses vers légers les derniers feux du Baroque, l'auteur appartient à ce genre spécifiquement français au XVIIe dont Scarron est l'un des plus illustres représentants. C'est une poésie qui prend à contre courant, par la raillerie, la poésie maniériste et emphatique baroque. Son recueil des Divertissemens d'amour, mais également son recueil de traductions de poètes grecs (Sapho, Anacréon, Théocrite.), et Les récréations poétiques, amoureuses et galantes, se retrouvent dans toutes les grandes bibliothèques et les anthologies littéraires du XVIIIe. L'amateur de curiosités littéraires recherchera avec avidité les ouvrages de cet auteur, notamment ses Commentaires sur l'école de Salerne, divines moqueries de la médecine. (12) 293pp. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        A Collection of the statutes made in the reigns of King Charles I. and King Charles II. With the abridgement of such as stand repealed or Expired

      London: John Streater, James Flesher, and Henry Twyford, 1667. First edition. Hardcover. Folio. pp. [16], 325, [7]. Including large woodcut of British coat of arms opposite the title. Printed in English black letter. Re-backed preserving original calf boards; well rubbed; old burn mark or darkened area on front cover. The re-backing extends part way onto the original boards and blends nicely with the old leather; some spots of careful restoration are present on the board edges. A faded early shelf number is hand printed on the fore-edge. The interior is generally clean with occasional brief marginalia in an early hand. A name - "John Byeith" - is neatly written (in the same hand) near the upper edge of the title page. End sheets are renewed in marbled paper. Carefully sealed tear at the bottom of p. 277. The outer edge of some leaves show spots of wear. An interesting compilation of laws and private acts of the English Parliament. [ESTC R232104].

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        Fair Touraine. Stories And Legends Of The Loire. Illustrated With Ninety Facsimile Reproductions Of Original Drawings & Copper-Plate Engravings By The Author

      First edition & printing. Inside mostly fine and looks little used. Occasional slight foxing, more at ends. Edges tanned. Black cloth with gilt on spine. Unclipped dustjacket with soiling and some wear; tears on back. Many illustrations. Fold-out 1667 map. Heavy book - delivery restrictions may apply. 203 pages. Main language English. No ISBN shown. Weight 1614g. Offers always considered - please contact us.

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        ART OF DISTILLATION ... THE LONDON DISTILLER

      1667. FRENCH, John. THE ART OF DISTILLATION: or, a Treatise of the choicest Spagyrical Preparations, Experiments, and Curiosities, performed by way of distillation. Together with the description of the choicest Furnaces and Vessels used by Ancient and Modern chymists. And the Anatomy of Gold and Silver; with the chiefest Preparations and Curiosities thereof; together with their Vertues ... To which is added in this fourth impression, SUBLIMATION AND CALCINATION ... As also, THE LONDON-DISTILLER, exactly and truly shewing the way (in words at length, and not in mysterious Characters and Figures) to draw all sorts of Spirits and Strong-Waters; together with their Virtues, and other Excellent Waters. London: Printed by E. Cotes for T. Williams at the Bible in Little-Britain, 1667. Fourth (and most complete) edition. "The Art of Distillation" is illustrated throughout with many woodcuts showing scientific apparatus; "The London- Distiller" has one woodcut illustration. Small quarto. "The London- Distiller" has separate title-page, pagination, and register. Modern full calf binding with gilt title on spine. Ex library, with only an ink stamp on the (blank) verso of title-page and at the top of p. 51, and no other marks. Text leaves have darkened with age and show occasional spotting and/or staining. Title-page has irregular loss in fore-edge margin, without any loss of type, and has been remargined for stability. Other leaves with short edge-tears and/or nicked corners have careful paper mends, both old and new. One leaf (2A4 recto) has a small bit of paper loss at the inside bottom corner, resulting in the loss of a couple of letters in the final line and catchword. (Bibliotheca Chemica, pp. 292- 293; ESTC R778; Kress S.1295; Wellcome III, p. 67; Wing F2172).

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        Sancti Bernardi Abbatis Primi Clarevallensis Et Ecclesiae Doctoris Opera Omnia in Sex Tomos Distributa

      Parisiis, Fredericum Leonard, 1667. Leather Bound. Good. 6 books in 2 Volumes. Folio. Leatherbound. [20], xxxiv, [2], 158, [4[, 292, [4], 157, [6], 148, 60; [8], 331, [4], 287, [71]. Five raised bands, six compartments. Six compartments embelished in gilt. Red spine labels with gilt trim and lettering. Spine labels faded. Light wear to boards and extremities. Cracking and chipping to head of spine on volume I. Good boards and binding. Previous owners name penned and a couple stamps on title page of volume 2. Book plate from Ecole Superieure de Theologie on inside front board of volume 2. Light and scattered foxing throughout. Light toning/staining to margins of interior pages. Dampstain to preliminary pages of volume 2. Otherwise, pages are clean, unmarked, and in good condition. Ships daily. This is an oversized or heavy book that requires additional postage for international delivery outside of Canada and the US.

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        Tractatus Physico-Anatomico-Medicus, de Respiratione Usuque Pulmonum

      Leiden: Danielem Abraham & Adrian à Gaasbeeck, 1667 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 12mo (149 x 96 mm). [16], 121, [23] pp, engraved additional title, 7 woodcuts in text of which 3 are full page. Contemporary vellum, author's name and title in script on spine, some browning and mainly marginal worming and dampstaining to text, rear inner hinge broken. --- Garrison-Morton 1724; Heirs of Hippocrates 602; NLM/Krivatsy 11606; Waller 9385; Norman 2035. - FIRST EDITION of 'Swammerdam's medical thesis offer[ing] a perfectly Cartesian explanation of the motion of the lungs and the function of breathing, supplemented by the iatrochemistry of Sylvius. Swammerdam struggled to avoid using any attractive powers, whether of the mouth, of the lungs themselves, or of a partial vacuum, to explain the rushing of air into the lungs ... Swammerdam argued that the muscular expansion of the chest outward pushes the ambient air down into the lungs' (DSB). Swammerdam's theory, evolved in ignorance of Boyle's idea that the air has a springiness, was easily destroyed in the following year by John Mayow in his Tractatus duo (Oxford, 1668). Heirs of Hippocrates 602 'a classic on respiration'..

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        Brtiannicae Insulae in quibus Albium sive Britannia Maior Iuernia sive Britannia Minor tum et Orcades, Ebudes, Cassiterides

      Paris: Pierre Mariette, 1667. unbound. very good. Melchior Tavernier. Map. Engraving with original hand outline. Image measures 15.75" x Map of ancient Britannia and Roman tribes. No engraved right border. Nicolas Sanson (1600-1667) is considered the founder of the French school of cartography. In reaction to the prevailing trend of Dutch lavishness, Sanson favored minimal details, focusing rather on accurate cartography than ornament. Worm holes to top edge. A few small tears along edges.

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        A True and Faithfull Account of the Several Informations Exhibited to the Honourable Committees appointed by the Parlaiment, To Inquire into the late Dreadful Burning of the City of London. Together with other Informations touching the Insolvency of Popish Priests and Jesuites, and the Increase of Popery; brought to the Honourable Committee appointed by Parliament for that purpose

      London: n.p., 1667. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. (London), 1667. 4to. 5-1/2 x 7-1/2&#39;. 32pp. Bound to style in quarter leather; maroon lettering label, gilt; marbled paper boards in a Stormont design. Light blindstamp of a seminary library on title and marginal acquisition number, two tiny closed marginal tears on the title, one of the affecting the &#39;e&#39; of &#39;Printed&#39;, else a very good copy. Wing T.2471. ESTC R23832.

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        Recueil De Diverses Pieces pour la De Fense des Censures de la Faculte" de Theologie de Paris Contre Le Bref, Et La Bulle de Notre S. Pere le Pape Alexandre VII

      Chez Bernard Raesfeld, 1667. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. All pages clean and tight. In amazing condition for the age. Light foxing, leather spine. Private bookplate. Somewhere along the way it has been rebound according to a note on the front endpaper. This title translates: Anthology of various pieces for the offense of the censorships of the faculte of theologie of Paris against the brief one and the Bubble of Our S. Pere the Pope Alexander VII..

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        La Science curieuse, ou traité de la chyromance, récueilly des plus graves autheurs qui ont traité de cette matiere, & plus exactement recherché qu&#146;il n&#146;a esté cy-devant par aucun autre

      Paris: Francois Clovsier, 1667. Second edition. Hardcover. 8vo. pp. [8], 212. With 90 engraved plates most of which contain 16 palmistry figures. Several plates contain a whole palm illustrated. Bound in full period calf; re-backed preserving original gilt spine. Boards show rubbing and wear; board corners are neatly restored. Top edge of book block is a bit rubbed. Interior contains some marginal soiling and foxing; several areas of marginal worming and worm tracks are present in the upper and lower margins (interrupting the running title on a couple of pages). The upper portion of the book also contains some damp staining which is generally mild. A tear, part way across one plate, is professionally sealed and hardly noticeable. Some plates contain light printer&#146;s smudging. This treatise, first printed in 1665, has been called one of the most comprehensive 17th century books on palmistry. [Cette ouvrage, l&#146;un des meilleurs traités de chiromancie du XVIIe siècle&#133;&#148; - Dorbon]. The book was published anonymously, however, Sabattini attributes the work to the 16th century polymath and occultist Jean Taisnier. [Sabattini 589; Caillet 10053; De Guaita 2109; Dorbon-Aine 4478; Krivatsy NLM 11671].

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        LA SCIENCE CURIEUSE OU TRAITE DE LA CHYROMANCE recueilly des plus graves autheurs qui ont traite de cette matiere & plus exactement recherche qu&#39;il n&#39;a este cy devant par aucun autre... Ensemble la Methode

      1667: FRANCOIS CLOUSIER a very good copy - 1667, in 4to (9 by 6.25 inches), (8) 212pp. (8) with 90 original plates of hands with more than 1,300 anlyzed hands ; a second edition published in 1667 after the 1664 edition. Contemporary leather binding with 6 raised bands and gilted title, normal wear of the covers with some scuffing along the spine and corners, title is faded but still can be read. Inside the book is in VG+ conditions with almost no wear, no marks, small water stain pages 1-13 lower side along the edge of about 1.5 cm. minor normal foxing on some pages but minimum for a book over 350 years old. One of the best internal conditions I have ever seen... First Edition FIRST State Thus. Full-Leather. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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        Publick Employment and an Active Life prefer&#39;d to Solitude, and all its Appanages, such as Fame, Command, Riches, Conversation, &c. In reply to a late Ingenious Essay of a contrary Title

      By J.E. Esq; S.R.S. 8 p.l., 120 pp. 8vo, early 18th-century vellum-backed marbled boards (spine a little defective). London: J.M. for H. Herringman, 1667. First edition, first issue, written in response to George Mackenzie&#39;s A Moral Essay, preferring Solitude to Publick Employment, And all it&#39;s Appanages... (1665). Mackenzie, a distinguished Scottish advocate, became known as "Bloody Mackenzie" for his harsh treatment of the Covenanters. His book betrayed the character of a bigot. "Perhaps it was his sense of this that incited Evelyn to compose in 1667 his reply [the present book]...Evelyn&#39;s advocacy of an active life might seem at variance with his known delight in country solitude and pursuits, and in truth his attack upon Mackenzie is but a half-hearted affair...Evelyn&#39;s little volume is attractive in a plain way."-Keynes, John Evelyn, 85 & pp. 185-87. Fine copy from the Macclesfield library with bookplate. .

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        De Motionibus Naturalibus a Gravitate Pendentibus Liber

      (4) ff., 566 pp., (3) ff. Bound in contemporary vellum. Excellent. Very rare first edition of this important work on mechanics by Borelli and the first treatise on capillarity. It contains the important investigations from which the author formulated the law that the height of the ascent of liquids in capillary tubes is inversely proportional to their diameters. His investigations also led him to the conclusion that the phenomenon of capillarity is independent of the pressure of air. The work is said to have caused the quarrel between the author and Prince Leopold of Tuscany, who wished to incorporate it in the Saggi of the Accademia del Cimento, while Borelli wanted to publish it in his own name. Borelli was the central figure in that organization; and soon after his departure in 1667, it ceased to function. De Motionibus was well known among Borelli's contemporaries and appeared in three subsequent editions, testifying to its influence. Encompassing many of the experimental bases which ten years later would underlie his De Motu Animalium of 1680-81, Borelli himself had considered it preparatory to that later work. This particular copy has the distinguished provenance of the mathematician Michel Chasles (about whom see the biography in DSB III.212-15.) * DSB II.306-14; Riccardi I.159-60.

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        TONNEEL DER WERELDTSE RAMPSALIGHEDEN VERTOONENDE GODTS WRAAKE, OVER DE ROEPENDE EN VERFOEYELIJKE ZONDE DER MOEDTWILLIGE EN VOOR-BE-DACHTE MOORDERY,

      t&#39;Amsterdam, Voor Gerrit van Goedesbergh, 1667** . Gebonden, origineel eigentijds perkament met drie nerven op rug, titelindruk nog gedeeltelijk leesbaar, originele titelpagina met vignet, frontispice ontbreekt, 100 x 160mm., 888pp., 30 gravures, 240 scènes. Welkers wonderlijke ontdekkingen en gestrenge straffe beschreven worden in XXX. bezondere jammerlijke Historien : vervattende veel droevige en gedenkwaardige Geschiedenissen : Historische, Zedelijke en Goddelijke lessen. Nu vertaalt door J.G. Eerste druk.

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        HISTOIRE GENERALE DES ANTILLES HABITEES PAR LES FRANCOIS

      Paris: Chez Thomas Jolly, 1667-1671.. Four volumes bound in three. [20],593,[3]; [16],539; [16],317,[8]; [6],362,[13]pp. plus eighteen plates (many folding) and five folding maps. Extra engraved titlepage in first and second volumes. Plate of arms in first, third, and fourth volumes. Contemporary calf, leather labels, spines gilt extra. Minor rubbing, some light edge wear. Final text leaf in first volume torn but no loss. Overall a fine, particularly fresh set in the original bindings. The best edition, after the original abridged edition of 1654. This extensive work is full of detailed descriptions of life in the French Antilles, including natural history, slaves, plantation activities, and the like. The fine engraved plates depict sugar plantation work, slaves manufacturing indigo, animals, spiders, land and naval battles between the French and British in the Caribbean, etc. The maps are of St. Christopher, Guadeloupe, St. Croix, Marigalande, and Martinique. "This voluminous account of the French settlements in the West Indies contains numerous passages which indicate the importance of tobacco in the political economy of the islands" - Arents. According to Rich, Dutertre was forced to publish the original 1654 edition before the work was complete: "The first edition of Father Du Tertre&#39;s HISTORY OF THE ANTILLES, or rather the project of that work, which the Rev. Father was obliged to put to press in haste, because he understood that some other person was about printing it under some other name, thereby depriving him of the credit of it." SABIN 21458. JCB (3)III:154-155. ARENTS 299. HANDLER 7. EUROPEAN AMERICANA 667/37. RICH 299.

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        (2 Views; Second Anglo-Dutch War): Afbeeldingh van de stadt en revier van Rochester, Chetham..Aerdigh na &#39;t leven geteeckent door W. Schellinks..zuydt-west syde, waer in klaer Vertoont..victorieuse uytwerckingh van de oorlochs vloot der ... Iunii 1667

      Amsterdam: I(oshue) Ottens, 1667. A more complete title for this copper-plate etching with two views is: Afbeeldingh van de stadt en revier van Rochester, Chetham, etc. Aerdigh na &#39;t leven geteeckent door W. Schellinks van de zuydt-west syde, waer in klaer vertoont wert de victorieuse uytwerckingh van de oorlochs vloot der ... Staten Generael ... voorgevallen op den 19, 20, 21, 22, en 23 Iunii 1667. uytgegeven by I.Ottens tot Amsterdam. [Daaronder:] Het eylandt Shepey en &#39;t fort Shirenasse verovert ende geplondert op den 20 en 21 Juny 1667. Very good, heavy paper, fold at center (with lesser right sided vertical crease) b&w (as issued) detailed and decorative engraving of this late stage following the Dutch attack at Medway, led by Dutch Lieutenant Admiral Michiel de Ruyter, under the supervision of Dutch politician, the Grand Pensionary of Holland Johan de Witt. Of those online entries for this pair of engravings, all I have found are attributable to publisher N. Visscher, and this is the only one seen with the engraved attribution to Ottens. The two images measure 40 x 50 cm (together), with margins close.This is quite a striking piece representing this segment of Dutch and English military conflict and history. Ref: Landwehr, R. de H. the etcher p.55; F.M. 2256; Atlas v.Stolk 2358. Samuel Pepys (1633-1703) was clerk of the English Navy Board during the Second Dutch War, and his papers on this conflict have been published, calling England "mad for war" at the time. . First Edition Thus. View (Engraved).

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        RESPUESTA DE ESPAÑA AL TRATADO DE FRANCIA sobre las pretensiones de la Reyna Christianissima

      (Amberes ó Madrid) 1667 - Folio, bello frontis con grabado de cobre al buril de distintas viñetas, 10h, 285 folios. Pergamino de época con título rotulado en el lomo. Ejemplar limpio y en buen estado. Esta obra parece ser la única edición de una serie de argumentos jurídicos refutando intentos de Francia para reivindicar partes de los Países Bajos españoles. "Las afirmaciones de Luis a los Países Bajos españoles [en 1667] fueron tenues. Su esposa, María Teresa, hija de Felipe IV, había renunciado a sus derechos de herencia española a cambio de una gran dote en el momento de su matrimonio. La dote no se había pagado aún, sin embargo. Cuando Felipe IV murió en 1665, los abogados de Louis justificaron las posibles reclamaciones de Luis con el argumento de que, si bien la legislación española de la sucesión destinados al trono de Felipe IV pasaría a su hijo Carlos II, las antiguas leyes de ducado de Brabante gobernados que los Países Bajos españoles podrían "devolver" a la hija de Felipe de su primer matrimonio, la esposa de Louis ".La negativa de España a aceptar las demandas de Luis XIV llevó a la Guerra de Devolución (1667-1668). Francisco Ramos del Manzano fue un abogado, un eminente profesor de derecho en la Universidad de Salamanca y el arcediano de Málaga. Él era abogado en el Consejo de Castilla durante el reinado de Felipe IV y fue instructor de Carlos II. La Nueva Enciclopedia Católica dice que estaba "entre los escritores ilustres tratadistas del siglo XVI y XVII", y que le disfrutaba de "gran prestigio en los círculos más distinguidos de Europa."Peeters-Fontainas sugiere que este libro fue impreso en Bruselas, mientras que Palau dice Amberes. Las copias aparecen en OCLC , Madrid. 4 ejemplares ubicados en los Estados Unidos: la Universidad de California en Berkeley, UC Bancroft Library, Ransom Library y la Biblioteca Newberry. Nueva Enciclopedia Católica VIII 551.

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        Respuesta de Espana al Tratado de Francia Sobre law Pretensiones de

      1667. [Ramos Del Manzano, Francisco (1604-1683)]. Respuesta de Espana al Tratado de Francia Sobre las Pretensiones de la Reyna Christianissima Ano M.DC.LX.VII. [Antwerp or Madrid]: N.p., 1667. [x], 285 fols. Copperplate pictorial title page. Folio (12" x 8"). Contemporary vellum, gilt frames to boards, lettering piece and gilt ornaments to spine. Some rubbing and soiling, chipping to spine along front joint, chipping to edges of lettering piece, boards slightly bowed. Minor worming to front hinge, interior otherwise fresh. Ex-library. Small embossed stamp to title page and seven additional leaves at rear. A handsome copy. * This appears to be the only edition of a set of legal arguments refuting France&#39;s attempts to lay claim to portions of the Spanish Netherlands. "Louis&#39;s claims to the Spanish Netherlands [in 1667] were tenuous. His wife, Maria Theresa, the daughter of Philip IV, had renounced her rights of a Spanish inheritance in return for a large dowry at the time of her marriage. The dowry had yet to be paid, however. When Philip died in 1665, Louis&#39; lawyers justified Louis&#39;s possible claims by arguing that, while Spanish laws of succession meant the throne of Philip IV would pass to his son Charles II, ancient laws of Duchy of Brabant ruled that the Spanish Netherlands could &#39;devolve&#39; to Philip&#39;s daughter from his first marriage, Louis&#39;s wife." (Wikipedia). Spain&#39;s refusal to acquiesce to Louis&#39;s demands led to the War of Devolution (1667-68). Francisco Ramos del Manzano was a lawyer, an eminent professor of law at the University of Salamanca and archdeacon of Malaga. He was a lawyer in the Council of Castile during reign of Felipe IV and was an instructor to Carlos II. The New Catholic Encyclopedia says he was "among the illustrious writers of treatises in the 16th and 17th century" and that he enjoyed "high prestige in the most distinguished circles of Europe." Peeters-Fontainas suggests this book was printed in Brussels while Palau says Antwerp. The copies listed on OCLC suggest Madrid. 4 copies located in the United States: UC Berkeley, UC Bancroft Library, Ransom Library and the Newberry Library. New Catholic Encyclopedia VIII 551. Palau, Manual del Librero Hispanoamericano 247905. Peeters-Fontainas, Bibliographie des Impressi

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        Caiserlicher Geschichtbeschreibung von dem Julio Caesare an bis auff Constantinum Magnum

      Stunning German manuscript on Roman history. 1667. Two volumes in folio (347 mm x 228 mm). 1 [blank] + 1 ff. [title] + 544 + 1 [blank]; 1 [blank] + 2 ff. [two titles, both remarkable examples of penmanship] + 544-1059 + 1 [blank]. Impressive contemporary red morocco, boards with wide gilt border tooled in gilt, enclosed by double blind-stamped fillet, center with monogram G. L. enclosed by floral arrangement, raised bands to spine, compartments with simple decoration, labels lettered in gilt; a little rubbed, two corners exposed. Titles a little oxidized by the ink, causing minor loss, restored, a few foxing spots, but overall in exceedingly fine condition. This is the German text to ?La historia Augusta de Giulio Cesare infino a Constantino il Magno?, published in Rome in 1641 by Andrea Feri. The work was reprinted with the same title in 1685, again in Rome but this time by Felice Cesaretti; this edition was greatly expanded by P. Bellori. Our manuscript appears to be a draft for a corrected or enlarged work ?from that printed in 1641; whether it is the same as the 1685 enlarged edition, we do not know. Remarkable calligraphy and pen work to title pages; embellished with the figures of cherubs and interlacing patterns. Text arranged in single columns, large initials and sporadic marginalia. Provenance: monogram supra-libros on boards ?G. L.?, unidentified; Carl Herrmann Soltau, ex libris on front pastedown; ?Benedix Wilhelm Kahmeyer, alt 80 Jahr. Kaufmann, Burger zu Hamburg. Oct. 29. Ao. 1705?, ex libris on front pastedown; & Polof Grane, ex libris on front pastedown. Brunet, I, 289 [printed edition of 1685]. Graesse, I, 128 [printed edition of 1685].

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        Fabularum Aesopiarum Libri Quinque

      Amsterdam: Johannes Jansson, 1667. Octavo. (60)pp., 462pp., (90)pp., (110)pp. First and only edition. Engraved frontispiece and 103 illustrations. This is the first illustrated Phaedrus edition published in the Netherlands. Phaedrus is recognized as the first writer to retell entire books of Aesop&#146;s Greek prose fables in Latin iambic meter. Hobbes describes Phaedrus&#39;s fables as &#147;succinct&#148; and &#147;polished,&#148; combining topical anecdotes with satire. The text is followed by an Index Vocabulorum and an Index Rerum & Verborum. In a handsome eighteenth-century green morocco binding, with raised bands, gilt panels and title on spine, gilt turn-ins, and marbled endpapers. Slight wear to extremities, spine shows some darkening, and slight toning to margins of first few pages, else fine, A.e.g.

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        Les Conformitez des Ceremonies modernes avec les anciennes. Où il est prouvé par des autoritez incontestables que les Ceremonies de l&#39;Eglise Romaine sont empruntées des Payens. Avec un Traitté de la Conformité qu&#39;ils ont en leur conduite, mis à la fin, sous le titre d&#39;Additions de quelques autres Conformitez outre les Ceremonies

      s.l. (Genève), 1667 (10p) - 305 pages. Velin de l&#39;époque. Reliure en bonne condition. Signature d&#39;époque sur la page titre. Mis à part quelques taches éparses, les pages intérieures sont en très bonne condition, propres et solides. Photos disponible sur demande. ENGLISH DESCRIPTION AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.

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        Synopsis optica, in qua illa omnia quae ad opticam, dioptricam, catoptricam pertinent, id est, ad triplicem radium visualem directum, refractum, reflexum breviter quidem, accurate tamen demonstrantur

      Lyon: Horace Boissat & Georges Remeus, 1667. First edition of Fabri&#146;s great work on optics which was the inspiration for Newton&#146;s work on light and colours as it was through this work that Newton learned of Grimaldi&#146;s discovery of the diffraction of light.<br/><br/> & & Fabri describes the rings of Saturn (he was involved in a long dispute with Huygens over their interpretation), difficulties of telescopic observations, and the construction of compound microscopes. He presents a theory of the blueness of the sky based on the principle of dispersion. There is also a careful exposition of theories of vision and the mechanics of the eye. <br/><br/> & & Fabri (1606-88), &#147;mathematician and physicist, was born near Belley, France, educated at the Collège de la Trinité in Lyon, and ordained a Jesuit priest in 1635. He taught metaphysics, astronomy, mathematics, and natural philosophy at the Collège from 1640 until 1646, when he went to Rome, remaining there for the rest of his life. Fabri engaged in research and controversy on a wide range of scientific issues, including heliocentrism, the explanation of tides, and the circulation of the blood (he discovered the latter, independently of, and later than, Harvey, in about 1636); his writings on light and colors contributed to the science of optics&#148; (Albert et al, Source Book in Ophthalmology, p. 100). <br/><br/>& & De Vitry 379; Macclesfield 754 (not in Honeyman, Horblit or Norman); Albert et al 709; Goldsmith F45; Jesuit Science in the Age of Galileo 12; Sommervogel III 515; Vagnetti EIIIb58; Wellcome III, p.3. & 4to: 223 x 156 mm. Pp. [8], 246, with 6 folding engraved plates, woodcut vignette on title and woodcut diagrams in text. Title page with old inscription washed out. Contemporary calf, corners and spine with some professional leather restoration, in all a very good copy.

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        Tables to most of the printed presidents [sic.] of pleadings, writs, and retorn of writs, at the common law : Collected by George Townesend, a clerk of the Court of Common Pleas

      London : printed by John Streater, James Flesher, and Henry Twyford, assigns of Richard Atkyns and Edw. Atkyns, Esquires, anno Dom 1667 - Physical description; [8], 554 p. ; 2°. Notes; At foot of title: Cum gratia & Privilegio Regiæ Majestatis. Signatures: A-3Z4 4A6(-4A6). Subjects; Law reports, digests, etc - England - Early works to 1800. Referenced by: ESTC, R18122. Wing, (2nd ed.) T1984. Finely bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with a dark morocco gilt-blocked label. An exceptional copy - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request. 3 Kg. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        THE WORKES OF THE RIGHT REVEREND FATHER IN GOD GERVASE BABINGTON, late Bishop of Worcester.

      - Containing comfortable notes upon the five bookes of Moses . not before published. As also an exposition upon the Creed, not before published, the Commandments, the Lords Prayer. With a conference betwixt mans frailtie and faith. And three sermons. With alphabeticall tables of the principall matters to each severall worke. Pp. [x]+518+[30]+332+[20]+118+[10]+156+96(last blank, with some mispagination, but collating complete), engraved frontispiece portrait, plus decorative head and tailpieces and numerous (mainly small) decorative initials; folio; contemporary calf boards, with the name and gilt device of John Whorwood on both boards, lightly marked and worn, the gilt dulled at a couple of points, and with several small surface grazes, much later calf spine with six raised bands, ruled in gilt and decorated in blind, with gilt lettered red morocco title label; all edges stained (early) red; later endpapers; bookplate on upper pastedown, the upper hinge cracked, with a plastic tape repair, early inked annotations and underlining throughout (including a long inscription on the preliminary blank which is dated May 17, 1667), a couple of small chips or tears, slightly affecting a few words of text, some light waterstaining (mainly marginal), a couple of small ink stains, scattered light foxing and soiling; printed by George Eld, for Henry Fetherstone, London, 1615. First edition. STC 1077. *This collection of Babington's works was edited by Miles Smith, the distinguished classical scholar and Bishop of Gloucester, who also contributed the Preface. (Smith was one of the translators of the Authorised [King James] Version of the Bible, for which he also wrote the Preface). The Dictionary of National Biography describes Babington's writing style as 'quaint and pleasant'. The frontispiece portrait of Bishop Babington is by Elstrack. Tipped-in before the lower endpapers is a handwritten register of the family of John Whorwood, recording the birth of his children (five daughters and a son), between 1619-1626. The birth of his son was witnessed by the Earl of Northampton. (The family could perhaps be related to the Jane Whorwood who assisted Charles I during the Civil War, and tried unsuccessfully to break him out of imprisonment in 1648). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        A True and Faithfull Account of the Several Informations Exhibited to the Honourable Committees appointed by the Parlaiment, To Inquire into the late Dreadful Burning of the City of London. Together with other Informations touching the Insolvency of Popish Priests and Jesuites, and the Increase of Popery; brought to the Honourable Committee appointed by Parliament for that purpose

      London: n.p., 1667. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. (London), 1667. 4to. 5-1/2 x 7-1/2&#39;. 32pp. Bound to style in quarter leather; maroon lettering label, gilt; marbled paper boards in a Stormont design. Light blindstamp of a seminary library on title and marginal acquisition number, two tiny closed marginal tears on the title, one of the affecting the &#39;e&#39; of &#39;Printed&#39;, else a very good copy. Wing T.2471. ESTC R23832.

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        CALCEO ANTIQUO (DE) ET DE CALIGA VETERUM

      FRISIIEdito nel 1667 in Amstelodam , in 32°, legatura in pieno vitellino, dorso a nervi con fregi d'oro, tassello con titoli in oro, riquadro a greca in secco sui piatti, tagli maculati, vignetta al frontespizio, con numerose illustrazioni in incisione raffiguranti vari tipi di calzature e alcuni costumi. Frontespizio inciso firmato da H. Bary. Due tomi in un volume, il primo scritto da Balduinus Bernedicti Ambiani, illustra i vari tipi di calzature antiche, come i sandali dalla suola di corda, gli sci, gli stivali di ferro come strumento di tortura, le calzature sciite con le punte arricciate, lampade ad olio a forma di scarpa, le scarpe basse per gli attori, le calzature papali ecc. Nel secondo tomo, "Le calzature degli antichi", in cui il Negrone, specifica, "le cose che verranno dette, sono presenti negli scritti latini, nelle Sacre Scritture, nel diritto civile e dalle antiche lapidi. Negrone, nato nel 1553, entra nell'ordine dei Gesuiti nel 1571. Oltre a tenere numerosi posti amministrativi, insegnò retorica, filosofia e teologia presso l'Università di Padova, Cremona, Genova e Milano, dove morì nel 1625. Uno dei migliori libri antichi sulla storia delle calzature. Raro e ricercato. Buon esemplare.

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        De restituenda salubrietate Agri Romani... -

      Firenze, Stella, 1667.In-4. Legatura coeva in p. pelle maculata, dorso con nervi, tassello e fregi oro; cerniere restaurate. Con 2 tavv. ripieg. f.t. e 3 illustrazioni a p. pag. n.t. (24), 192 pp.; esemplare molto buono. Edizione originale di una delle opere più antiche sulla bonifica della Campagna Romana e delle Paludi Pontine, già ultimata dal Doni nel 1631, mentre era al servizio di Urbano VIII, ma pubblicata postuma dai figli. L'autore scrisse anche importanti opere di musica e archeologia. Ranghiasci 48/7. Rossetti 2313. Wellcome II, p.479. First edition of one of the earliest works on reclaiming the land South of Rome and the Pontine Marshes. Doni completed it in 1631 but it was published posthumously by his sons. 2 folding tables and 3 full-page text illustrations. A good copy in contemporary mottled calf, spine gilt and with a label; hinges repaired.

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        Phaedri Augusti Ceasaris Liberti, Fabularum Aesopiarum Libri Quinque; Notis perpetuis illustrati, & cum integris Aliorum Observationibus in lucem editi à Johanne Laurentio.

      Amstelodami, Apud Joannem Janssonium à Waesberge..., 1667. 1667 In-8° (193x118mm), pp. (62), 462, (210) di amplissimi indici lessicali e delle cose notabili. Legatura coeva p. pelle marrone marmorizzata con dorso a 5 nervi adorno, entro scomparti, di titolo, filetti, fregi floreali e vegetali in oro. Unghie decorate in oro, tagli a spruzzo rossi (restauri alle cerniere). Antiporta calcografica incisa da Christian Haagen con raffigurazioni allegorico-mitologiche. 103 vignette calcografiche intercalate n.t. ad un terzo di pagina. Capilettera ornati in xilografia. Fioriture, bruniture ed aloni sparsi. Lavori di tarlo rimarginati a numerose cc., talora toccanti alcune lettere di testo. Annotazione antica al verso della prima c. bianca. Seicentina figurata di Amsterdam delle favole in senari giambici di Fedro; si tratta della prima edizione illustrata di Fedro pubblicata in Olanda. Il curatore, Jan Laurentzen, basò il testo dell'edizione su quella precedente di Conrad Von Rittershausen (Leiden, Plantin, 1598). Brunet, IV, col. 588. Graesse, V, p. 252. Bodeman, Das illustrierte Fabelbuch, 75.1. Landwehr, Emblem Books Low Countries, F-143. Fabula Docet, 68. Manca a Ashby, The Fox and the Grapes. Checklist of Aesopic Fables in the Pierpont Morgan Library.

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        Syllabus Scriptorum Pedemontii, seu De Scriptoribus Pedemontanis in quo Brevis Libroru[m], Patriae, Generis, & nonnunqua. Vite notitia traditur. Additi sunt Scriptores Sabaudi, Monferratenses, & Comitatus Niciensis... Accessit Quadruplex Index....

      Monteregali, Typis Francisci Mariae Gislandi, 1667. 1667 In-4° antico (233x168mm), pp. (28), 556, (112) di quadruplice indice, di appendice e di errata finale. Legatura coeva con dorso in pergamena. Tagli a spruzzo. Fregio floreale xilografico al titolo, antichi ex-libris manoscritti alla stessa carta, testatine, capilettera e finalini xilografici istoriati o arabescati. Componimenti prefatori latini di vari autori (Bartolotti, Caretto, Valfré, Parruzia, di Sangiorgio, Golzio, Morozzo, Vasco, San Lodovico, Bonardo). Sparse bruniture e fioriture, ma esemplare assai bello. Rara prima edizione di questo pionieristico tentativo di sistematizzare in un repertorio bio-bibliografico organico gli scrittori nativi del Piemonte sino alla metà del XVII secolo. Il Rossotto, nativo di Mondovì, frate bernardino, visse tra il 1610 e il 1667. Ottino-Fumagalli, 708. Lozzi, II, 5147. Manno-Promis, I, 1119. Bonamici, 172: "Raro e ricercato". Pichetto, n. 236. Clivio, 53. Canavesio, Seicentina, p. 295. Vallée, 5614. Manca alla Vinciana. Otto esemplari in SBN.

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        Pyrotechnica Loyolana, Ignatian Fire-Works. or, the Fiery Jesuits Temper and Behaviour. Being an Historical Compendium of the Rise, Increase, Doctrines, and Deeds of the Jesuits. Exposed to Publick view for the sake of London

      London: Printed for G.E. C.T.. 1667. First Edition. Wraps. Later wraps, lacks engraved frontis, early signature on title page, marginal notes in ink on final leaf, some finger soiling to margins and occasional marks to a few pages, (Wing P4318). , This tract was published in the aftermath of the Great Fire of London. In the immediate aftermath of the fire a Catholic pamphlet had incited the wrath of English Protestants. That pamphlet had provoked several repsonses and, in turn, Pyrotechnica Loyolana is a response to those, one of which it refers to as &#39;The Poetical libel of the Papists on the fifth of Novemb. 1666 ..." , 4to , [4] 136 pp .

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        COMPENDIO DELLE ORIGINI ET RELAZIONI DELLI ESTIMI DELLA CITTA? DI PADOVA. Diviso in tre Parti. Con due Indici, il primo delle Materie: il secondo delli Estimetti.

      Frambotto 1667 In-8 p. (mm. 230x164), 2 parti in 1 vol., cartonato rustico coevo (dorso rifatto), 22 cc.nn. (compresi la bella antip. allegorica ed il ritratto dell?A. in ovale, inc. in rame da Ruffoni), 267 pp.num., marca tipograf. al frontesp., ornato da testat., grandi capilett. e finalini inc. su legno. Segue: "Munificenza Del Serenissimo Dominio Veneto" sopra l?autorità de Signori Presidenti Correttori dell?Estimo di Padova. Giudici di prima istanza nella materia delli Estimi con l?appellazione alli Eccellentissimi Signori Rettori innappellabili nelle due conformi. Con l?aggiunta d?alcuni Decreti contro debitori di pubbliche gravezze, & appostazioni de debiti per errori d?Estimo, & beni ommessi, pp. 47. Interessante opera in "edizione originale" che tratta dell?amministrazione fiscale a Padova nel ?600. Vi sono contenuti anche 3 componimenti dedicati a Marco Ruzini, podesta? di Padova (1665-8), cui e? dedicata l?opera. Cfr. Michel,VII, p. 96 - Cat. Einaudi,II, p. 757 - Lauro ?Bibl. di Padova? (2007),2514. Interc. nel t. 24 carte con uniformi arross., ma complessivam. un buon esemplare con barbe.

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        MAGNASCO.

      In-4, cartonato mod. con bross. orig. applic. al piatto ant., pp. CXI,(5), con 305 tavv. in tinta che contengono 318 illustrazioni. Vi sono riprodotti: dipinti, disegni (66 applic. alla pag.) del grande pittore genovese (1667-1749); dipinti, disegni e incisioni magnascheggianti. Il vol. e' introdotto da un saggio su "Alessandro Magnasco. Collaboratori e imitatori", note, documenti e descriz. delle tavv. Ediz. di lusso di 250 copie numer., con la firma autografa dell'autrice. Opera monumentale divenuta estremamente rara. Esemplare ben conservato.

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        Svecia Antiqua et Hodierna. I-III.

      About 1667-1716. 351 av 353 graverade planscher inklusive titelsidor, porträtt, kartor och vyer, delvis dubbelsidiga eller utvikbara. Första delen innehåller samtliga 150 plr, del 2 innehåller 75 av 77 plr (nr 40 Strömsholm sett från brosidan och 77 Pålshammar saknas). Del 3 innehåller samtliga 126 plr. Tre samtida helskinnband, lätt nötta, guldornerade ryggar, marmorerat pärmpapper. Vol. 3 med skada upptill i främre yttre fals. En mycket bra uppsättning med planscherna i goda, tidiga avdrag. 351 of 353 engraved plates including titles, portraits, maps and views, partly double-page or enfolded. First volume contains all 150 plates, vol 2 contains 75 of 77 plates (no 40 and 77 are missing), vol. 3 contains all 126 plates. Three contemporary full calf bindings, with richly gilt spines with titles, marbled paste-downs, spine of vol. III with small damage to upper joint. A very good copy with early and fine impressions of most plates.. Plansch 77 i vol. II som saknas här finns inte heller med i 1924 års faksimiltryck och Erik Vennbergs förteckning på svenska över planscherna. Enligt uppgift saknas också ett porträtt över Ulrika Eleonora som inte finns upptaget i det index över planscherna som finns i vol. III

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        Brtiannicae Insulae in quibus Albium sive Britannia Maior Iuernia sive Britannia Minor tum et Orcades, Ebudes, Cassiterides

      Pierre Mariette Paris: Pierre Mariette, 1667. unbound. very good. Melchior Tavernier. Map. Engraving with original hand outline. Image measures 15.75" x Map of ancient Britannia and Roman tribes. No engraved right border. Nicolas Sanson (1600-1667) is considered the founder of the French school of cartography. In reaction to the prevailing trend of Dutch lavishness, Sanson favored minimal details, focusing rather on accurate cartography than ornament. Worm holes to top edge. A few small tears along edges.

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