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        La morale pratique des Jesuites Representée en plusieurs histoires arrivée EDITION ORIGINALE

      A Cologne|[Amsterdam]: Chez Gervinus Quentel [Elzevier], 1669. Fine. Chez Gervinus Quentel [Elzevier], A Cologne [Amsterdam] 1669, In 16 (7,5x13,6cm), (20) 44, 287pp., relié. - Original edition. Printing presses of lowercase Elzevier. Copy set. Bound in red full morocco period said with Threshold. Back with nerves decorated with the grotesque. Part of title and volume number in red morocco. Dishes decorated with a triple net coaching repeated with the jewels in the spandrels. Gilt edges. Jaws slightly rubbed, but very nice copy, very rare in this exceptional condition in period morocco with Threshold. A later edition includes 8 volumes, one he has other Deputy volumes on the Jesuit missions abroad, particularly in China and India, but the original edition is published in a single volume, and its text does not contain not on. Violent pamphlet directed against the Jesuits, seeking by all rhetorical and historical ways to lower the value and role of the famous congregation. The order of the story is so completely revised in order to convince the Jesuits are the enemies of Christ and the holy religion, and their long history is only a result of intrigues and takeovers . Some chapters describe the order of actions in Japan and other foreign countries where the Jesuits set up missions. Bookplates Henri Ploughman. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Edition originale. Impression en caractères minuscules des presses des Elzevier. Exemplaire réglé. Reliure en plein maroquin rouge d'époque dit à la Du Seuil. Dos à nerfs orné à la grotesque. Pièce de titre et de tomaison en maroquin rouge. Plats ornés d'un triple filet d'encadrement répété, avec fleurons dans les écoinçons. Tranches dorées. Mors légèrement frottés, mais très bel exemplaire, fort rare dans cette condition exceptionnelle, en maroquin d'époque à la Du Seuil. Une édition plus tardive comporte 8 volumes, on lui a adjoint d'autres volumes sur les missions des jésuites à l'étranger, notamment en Chine et aux Indes, mais cette édition originale est bien parue en un seul volume, et son texte ne comporte pas de suite. Violent pamphlet dirigé contre les jésuites, cherchant par tous les moyens rhétoriques et historiques à abaisser la valeur et le rôle de la fameuse congrégation. L'histoire de l'ordre est de la sorte entièrement refondue afin de convaincre que les jésuites sont les ennemis du Christ et de la sainte religion, et que leur longue histoire n'est qu'une suite d'intrigues et de prises de pouvoir. Certains chapitres décrivent les agissements de l'ordre au Japon et dans d'autres pays étrangers où les jésuites ont installé des missions. Ex-libris Henri Laboureur.

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        Iatrosophiae miscellanea sive Sapientia medica [avec] Noctes medicae sive D

      Typis Monasterij Einsidlensis: Per Nicolaum Wagenmann, 1669. Fine. Per Nicolaum Wagenmann, Typis Monasterij Einsidlensis 1669 et 1616 pour les deux textes suivants , in-4 (15x20cm), (1f. tit.) (7p.) (7p. index) 361pp. (17p. index) ; 464pp., trois parties reliées en un volume. - Second edition, first format in-4, the original edition (8vo) having appeared in Padua in 1641. - [FRENCH VERSION FOLLOWS] Première édition au format in-4, l'édition originale (in-8) ayant paru à Padoue en 1641. Intéressante impression du monatère d'Einsiedeln en Suisse. Reliure allemande ou suisse de l'époque en pleine truie estampée. Dos à quatre nerfs, titre à la plume et étiquette de bibliothèque en queue. Plats estampés à froid de triples filets dorés, d'une large dentelle dorée. Armes centrales de la Compagnie de Jésus. Fermoirs. Toutes tranches rouges. Ex-libris de la bibliothèque du docteur Carl Gerster encollé sur le premier contreplat. Quelques pages brunies, sinon bel exemplaire. Réunion d'oeuvres de deux médecins du XVIIe, l'un italien de Milan ayant étudié à Padoue, le second, Freitag, médecin allemand ayant professé à Groningen. Sitoni a composé un recueil de fragments et de pensées sur la médecine, et Freitag un intéressant exposé des abus et des erreurs de la médecine. Ex-dono du XVIIème siècle sur les pages de titre des deux premiers textes.

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        Thomæ Bartholini Casp. F. Anatomia, Ex Caspari Bartholini parentis institutionibus, omniumque recentiorum & propriis observationibus tertium ad sanguinis circulationem reformata. Cum iconibus novis accuratissimis.

      Lugd. Batav. & Roterod, Ex officina Hackiana, 1669. (10) + 592 + (11) + (1 blank) s. Ekstra kobberstukket tittelblad. Kobberstukket portrett på tittelblad verso. 65 kobberstukne illustrasjoner i teksten, mange helsides. 8 kobberstukne foldede plansjer. Samtidig helpergamentbind.. Contemporary vellum. Additional engraved title. Engraved portrait on title-page verso. 65 engraved illustrations in text, many full-page. 8 engraved folding plates

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        Collection of manuscript documents in Spanish on paper relating to his death and estate

      Talavera Folio, 100 ff.. 1669?-79 Suárez de Toledo seems to have been a serious collector of oil portraits — including one of Hernando Cortés and one of the Queen of France — as well as of religious art, silver, and other ?"objets d'art.?" The several inventories present in this cahier document his passion, with the other documents further telling the story of the complicated settlement of the estate by the heirs. Written by several notaries so hands are varied. Stitching starting to loosen. A very few leaves with small loss of text to a hungry rodent.

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        De Arte Vitraria, Libri Septem & in eosdem Christoph. ... Observationes & Notae. in quibus omne gemmarum artificialium, encaustorum & laccarum artificium explicatur

      Amstelodami: Apud Adream Frisium, 1669. Vellum. Near Fine. [26], 232, [2-blank],[2],235- 455, [17-index] pages + extra engraved title page of glassworks and 6 folded leaves of plates (mostly tools, etc) located at pages 436, 439, 441, 447, 449, and 451. Complete. 3 x 5 1/4 inches. Full vellum with handwritten titles on spine. Pencilled notes on front pastedown. Inked name on title (with minor evidence of attempted removal), and several inked marginal notes. Otherwise bright and clean throughout. A nice copy. Vellum. "The Earliest and most famous treatise on the chemistry and technology of glassmaking, in which the practical and closely guarded secrets of the art are revealed for the first time." was Neri's first work on glass (L'Arte Vetraria), printed in Florence in 1612. Merrett translated it into English for the first time in 1662 with many additions. "The part by Neri (203 pp.) is greatly augmented by Merrett's 'observations' (pp 205-352) comprising explanations, additions, and emendations, which almost double the length of the book and are of considerable chemical importance." Ferguson notes "This is not only a rare but it is an instructive book...it gives the reader an insight into how the sciences in the seventeenth century depended on the use of glass...The account of the ... furnaces, pots, materials and reagents, of the methods for making different qualities and colours of glass is very well done." The present offering is the second issue of the first Latin translation of Merrett's version of Neri, "translated by Andreas Frisius and dedicated to Thodor Kerckring, the translator and commenatator of Basil Valentine. The book is important as being the first illustrated edition of Neri. The second issue of 1669 [as offered here] with altered title page, is otherwise identical to the first. (D.S.B. X, 23; Duncan, 9299; Duveen, 427; Ferguson, II, 135; Ferguson Coll., 491; Ferguson Books of Secrets, I, pt. 3, p. 31; Neu, 2924; Partington, II, 368 ; Smith, 342; Sotheran, Cat 832 [1932], 6111 ["Rare"]; Thornton & Tully, 117" See Neville, Vol 2, pages 217-220.

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        Constantini Germanici ad justum sincerum Epistola Politica de Peregrinationibus Germanorum recte & rita juxta interiorem civilem prudentiam instituendis.(weitere vorgebunden:.

      Genf - ( Ohne Titelblatt, Genf um 1669 erschienen mit 631 Seiten, 56 n.n. Blättern / vorgebunden: Derselbe: Satyra in Eubulum Theosdatum Sarckmasium, Totius Europae.conscripta per Theophilum, Franciscum, Conradum, Andream, Victorinum, Fridericum de Francimont, Franckenhuso-Frisium., Albipoli (Genf), 1669 erschienen mit 48 Seiten, 1 Blatt / Angebunden: Pelicon, La Feste d`Erbaud du 8. Octobre 1668 mit 40 Seiten / angebunden: Fürstenhold, E. Examen judicii, de C. Germanici itine rario politico, 1670 mit 68 Seiten / Zwischengebunden: 9 n.n. Blätter eine unbekannten lateinischen Textes. Pergamentband der Zeit, Klein8° ( 14,5 x 8 cm ). Einband etwas fleckig und berieben, der schmale Einbandrücken handschriftliche betitelt,oberes Kapital leicht beschädigt. Innen Besitzvermerk, erstes Titelblatt mit Anmerkungen von alter Hand, 1 Lage gelöst, wenige Seiten gering fleckig, einige Seiten etwas angeknickt ( Gewicht 350 Gramm ) ( Pic erhältlich // webimage available )

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        Collection of manuscript documents in Spanish on paper relating to his death and estate

      Talavera Folio, 100 ff.. 1669–79 Suárez de Toledo seems to have been a serious collector of oil portraits — including one of Hernando Cortés and one of the Queen of France — as well as of religious art, silver, and other “objets d'art.” The several inventories present in this cahier document his passion, with the other documents further telling the story of the complicated settlement of the estate by the heirs. Written by several notaries so hands are varied. Stitching starting to loosen. A very few leaves with small loss of text to a hungry rodent.

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        Raguagli Historici Del Vespro Siciliano Del Dottor Don Filadelfo Mugnos

      Palermo: In Palermo, Per Domenico D'anfelmo, 1669. Book measures 8 1/4 x 6 inches. Collation, [16],367,[1],pp, lacking frontis. Bound in period or early full vellum. Vellum dust,dirt marked, a few small nicks, some minor wear. Generally binding in good condition. Internally, some persistant light browning, some minor worming to margins. Pages in good condition. A nice copy, in a period binding. . Second Edition. Very Good. Quarto.

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        Herrn Caesaris Ripa von Perusien [..] erneuerte Iconologia oder Bildersprach: worinnen allerhand anmuhtige Außbildungen, von den furnehmsten Tugenden, Lastern, menschlichen Begierden, Wissenschaften, Kunsten, Lehren, [...] 2 vols in 1

      Franckfurt - Frankfurt: In Verlegung Wilhelm Gerlins Buchhandl. Fair. 1669. Hard Cover. [viii], 188; [4], 169-176, 9-172, [12] pages. Bound in full un-lettered vellum which is soiled. The head of page [v] of vol 1 is replaced in old manuscript and the same with page [1] at the end of vol 2. There are about 25 additional illustrations tipped in. Ink numbers written around the edge of the engraved titlepage, with a red ink stamp to the lower outer corner. Binding splitting internally before the egraved tp. Pages lightly browned with some staining. A small amount of worming to the upper margin at the rear. A few ink notes to the margins. Vol 2 was published in 1670 .

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        Vangiones Partie Meridionale de L'Archevesché De Mayence Estats Des Princes Palatins De Zweybruck ou Deux-Ponts dans le Palatinat Du Rhein. Par le Sr. Sanson Geographe ordinaire du Roy A Paris. Chez Pierre Mariette Rue St. Iacques à l'Esperance. Avec Privilege pour Vingt Ans. 1669.':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich b. Nicolas Sanson d' Abbeville in Paris, dat. 1669, 41 x 47,5 Hellwig/Reiniger/Stopp, Landkarten der Pfalz am Rhein, 1513-1803, S. 265. - Zeigt die Pfalz zwischen Rheinzabern, Worms-Pfeddersheim, Meisenheim, St. Wendel und Saarbrücken mit dem Saasrlauf. - Mittig Zweibrücken und Kaiserslautern. - Unten links Titelkartusche. - Unten rechts Meilenzeiger. - Selten! (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        The Voyages and Travells of the Ambassadors sent by Frederick Duke of Holstein,

      London: John Starkey and Thomas Basset,, 1669. to the Great Duke of Muscovy, and the King of Persia … Containing a Compleat History of Muscovy, Tartary, Persia, and other Adjacent Countries … Whereto are Added the Travels of John Albert de Mandelslo … from Persia, into the East-Indies. Containing a particular Description of Indosthan, the Mogul's Empire, the Oriental Ilands, Japan, China … Folio (317 × 196 mm) Contemporary sprinkled calf, red morocco label, compartments gilt with central lozenge tools within scrolled corner-pieces. Engraved frontispiece, incorporating the title, with portraits of the ambassadors including Olearius, 6 double-page or folding engraved maps, 2 engraved portraits, engraved illustration to the text. A little rubbed, corners bumped, judicious restoration to the joints, head- and tail-caps, and edges, endpapers browned, light toning with occasional spotting, a few minor splits on the folds of the maps, the largest with some old paper repairs verso, but overall a very good copy. Second edition in English, seven years after the first; the first edition in German being the Schleswig printing of 1647. This "renowned narrative" (Arcadian Library) was one of the most influential accounts of both Russia and Persia of its time. Adam Olearius, or ?-schläger (1603-71) was the librarian and court mathematician to duke Frederick III of Holstein-Gottorp. In 1633 he was appointed secretary to the ambassadors Philip Crusius, and Otto Bruggemann or Brugman on their mission to the courts of the tsar Michael I, and the Shah Safi to negotiate "arrangements by which Frederick's newly-founded city of Friedrichstadt should become the terminus of an overland silk-trade" (Britannica, 1911). The first embassy travelled from Lübeck via Riga to Moscow in 1633 and returned in April 1635 in order to receive the duke's ratification of the advantageous treaty that they had negotiated with Michael; in 1636 they embarked on the second embassy travelling via Moscow to Astrakhan and on to Persia, from where they returned in 1639 after a series of inconclusive negotiations. "Once back at Gottorp, ?-lschläger became librarian to the duke, who also made him keeper of his Cabinet of Curiosities, and induced the tsar to excuse his (promised) return to Moscow. Under his care the Gottorp library and cabinet were greatly enriched in MSS., books, and oriental and other works of art". Also includes the narrative of Johan Albrecht de Mandelslo (1616?-1644), who accompanied the embassy to Isfahan before setting off alone from Hormuz to Surat, travelling through Gujarat to Agra, Lahore, Goa, Bijapur and Malabar, and visiting Ceylon, Madagascar, the Cape of Good Hope and St. Helena on his return voyage in 1639. Before his death just five years later, he passed his journals and notes notes to ?-lschläger, who edited them for publication as here, and published them with further descriptions of the Coromandel coast, Bengal, Siam, Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Bantam, the Philippines, Formosa, China and Japan. The Rosebery copy, contemporary ownership inscription of Vere Fane, 4th earl of Westmoreland to the title page, inked book label of General John Fane, 11th earl, dated 1856 to the front pastedown, beneath the armorial bookplate of Archibald Philip [Primrose], 5th earl of Rosebery.

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        Ubii, ubi antea Sunici/Partie Du Dioecese, Et Archevché De Cologne./Duché de Iuliers. Par le Sr Sanson d'Abbeville Geogr. ordre de S.M. Avecq Privilege pour Vingt Ans. 1669 à Paris Chez P. Mariette rue S Iacques':.

      - Altkolorierter Kupferstich v. N. + G. Sanson aus Cartes particulieres de la France . b. Pierre Mariette in Paris, dat. 1669, 44 x 52 Pastoureau, Les Atlas Francais XVI.-XVII. Siècles, S. 402., Sanson VI, 104. - 2. Zustand dieser Karte, erstmalig in dem genannten Atlas erschienen. - Zeigt das Herzogtum Jülich mit dem Gebiet Nettetal-Krickenbeck, Schleyden, Linnich und Jülich im Zentrum. - Düren, Jülich, Köln, Neuss u. Aachen durch Befestigungspläne hervorgehoben. - Selten! (Bilder zum Artikel auf meiner Homepage, oder bei Anfrage - pictures on my homepage or after request)

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        Underricht von der Wechsel-Handlung, Oder Bericht, Wie man in . Holland, Engelland, Franckreich, Italien, Castilien, Portugall und Teutschland, von einem Ort auff den andern wechsele, . mit Benennung der Müntzen, Vergleichung der Preissen, . Dienlich allen Kauff- und Handelsleuten. Vor diesem in Holländischer Sprach außgegangen, jetzo ins Teutsche übergesetzt. 5 Bl., 527 S., 6 Bl. Mit gestoch. Titelvignette. Pergamentbd d. Z.

      Frankfurt, Paul Humm für Johann Peter Zubrodt, 1669. - – Beigebunden: Beusser, Nicolaus. Neu Vollkommenes Buchhalten, Uber Propre-, Commissions-, Compagnie-Handlungen, wie dieselbe nach Italianischer Manier, und gründlicher Disposition der Debitoren und Creditoren, ordentlichen zu Buch gebracht, und Rechnungen daraus formiret. 26 S. Frankfurt, Paul Humm für Johann Peter Zubrodt, 1669. Außerordentlich seltene erste deutsche Ausgabe "eines wirklich bedeutenden Werks: der einzigen Übersetzung des großen niederländischen Wechselhandbuchs von Martin van Velden, das 1629 und 1647 in Amsterdam erschienen war" (Hoock-J.). Zubrodt, ein angesehener Frankfurter Verleger von theologischen, juristischen und medizinischen Schriften, veröffentlichte nur drei Werke für den kaufmännischen Gebrauch, nämlich Kaysers Rechenbüchlein von 1671, den vorliegenden "Underricht" und das beigebundene kleine Handbuch der Buchhaltung von Nicolaus Beusser. Dieses hat auf dem Titel verso ein hübsches Lobgedicht der 'Buchhalterey' in sechs Strophen. – Der schöne Sammelband wird ergänzt durch zwei weitere Schriften speziell für den Gebrauch der Frankfurter Kaufleute: "Deß Heil. Reichs Stadt Franckfurt am Mayn Erneuerte Ordnung, In Wechsel- und Kauffmanns-Geschäfften" (8 S., Frankfurt 1616), hier nach der Vorrede des ersten Werks eingebunden, und die "Reduction der Wechsel- in Correntgeld und Corrent in Wechselgeld Zu Franckfurt" (28 Bl., ohne Druck u. Jahr). – Unterschiedlich gebräunt bzw. stockfleckig. – I. VD 17 1:016087 S. Hoock-J. II/V 8.3. – II. VD 17 1:0160974. Hoock-J. II/B.22.3. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        De Solido intra Solidum Naturaliter contento dissertationis prodomus

      ex Typographia sub signo Stellae 1669 Steno, Nicolaus. De Solido intra Solidum Naturaliter contento dissertationis prodomus. Florentiae, ex Typographia sub signo Stellae, 1669. In - 4°, pergamena coeva. Frontespizio stampato in rosso e nero con al centro l' arme del Granduca di Toscana, 78 pp. 1 f. (errata) e una grande tavola incisa in rame f.t., comprendente l' explicatio figurarum. Esemplare privo del primo f. bianco; piccolo restauro quasi invisibile in margine al frontespizio; peraltro ben conservato. Rara edizione originale di quest' opera fondamentale per la moderna geologia. In this work he formuleted principles controlling the formation of the earth's crust and concluded that the strata were formed by solids settling from water to form a sediment and that such strata must be horizontal, while vertical ones were caused by violent upheavals... He was the first to assert the true origin of fossils as being remains of animals long extinct. This book also contains the first formulated crystallography... (Dibner, Heralds of science, 90). D.S.B., XIII, pp. 30 - 35. Horblit, One hundred books famous in science, 96. Printing and the mind of man, 151. Norman Library of science, 2013. Evans, Epochal achievements in the history of science, 63. Geikie, Founders of geology, pp. 53 - 59.

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        Paskaarte om Achter Yrlandt om te Zeylen van Hitlant tot aen Heijbat

      Amsterdam: Jacques & Gasper Anthoine, 1669. unbound. Sea chart. Uncolored copperplate engraving. Image measures 19 7/8" x 22 3/4". This handsome sea chart by Pieter Goos depicts Ireland in its entirety, with the north oriented to the right. The chart also extends to parts of Scotland, England, and France. Also prominently featured are rhumb lines, scales, embellished tall ships, an elegant cartouche, and the harp crest for Ireland and the lion crest for Scotland. This map was published in Goos' "De Zee-Atlas Ofte Water-Weereld" and remains in its original uncolored state, which allows Goos' intricate line work to shine. It is in good condition with some foxing, soiling, and off-setting. Minor chips along border. Bottom of the center seam is separated. Pieter Goos (1616-1675) was a Dutch cartographer, engraver, publisher, printer, and print-seller based in Amsterdam. He belonged to a noted family of cartographers, headed by his father Abraham, who prepared plates for many maps published in the important atlases of the time. His pilot guide, the "Zee-Spiegel," provided some of the first charts of newly explored regions in the West Indies and Western Africa, and his "Zee-Atlas" is considered one of the best sea atlases of its time. This map is a classic example of Goos' high quality, visually appealing sea charts.

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        Iatrosophiae miscellanea sive Sapientia medica [avec] Noctes medicae sive De abusu medicinae tractatus [avec] Ioannis Freitagii medicinae doctoris et illustrium aularum...

      Second edition, first format in-4, the original edition (8vo) having appeared in Padua in 1641. Per Nicolaum Wagenmann Typis Monasterij Einsidlensis 1669 et 1616 pour les deux textes suivants in-4 (15x20cm) (1f. tit.) (7p.) (7p. index) 361pp. (17p. index) ; 464pp. 3 parties reliées en un volume

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        Embassy from the East-India company of the United Provinces to the Grand Tartar Cham, Emperor of China. Translated and Illustrated by John Ogilby.

      London Printed for John Macock for the Author 1669 - First Edition, The Only Copy Currently Complete with All Engraved Plates NIEUHOFF, Jan. OGILBY, John, [translator]. An Embassy from the East-India company of the United Provinces to the Grand Tartar Cham, Emperor of China. Translated and Illustrated by John Ogilby. London: Printed for John Macock for the Author, 1669. First edition. Tall folio volume (16 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches). Signatures: A - Iiii(2); a-e(2); B-Ee(2).With engraved portrait of John Ogilby, engraved title page, double-page map of China, double-page plan of Canton (Kanton), 18 other leaves of plates (one leaf with two separate plates), and 121 other engravings within the text. Blank leaves in the text at Pp2 and e2. Lacking the final blank, otherwise complete (the only copy currently available with all plates). Contemporary mottled calf boards, rebacked with six raised bands and gilt in the spine compartments, preserving an earlier spine label. Pages lightly age toned, the occasional spot of foxing or soiling, but in general, an excellent, authentic copy. Unwashed and with just one minor repair to close a tear and secure one of the plates. Nieuhoff traveled to China in 1655 as a steward for Peter De Goyer and Jacob De Keyzer as representatives of the Dutch East India Company, with plans to break the Portuguese monopoly over trade with China. Nieuhoff's narrative, along with the accounts of traveling Jesuits were the first reliable narratives of China available to a European audience. The work includes many incidental remarks on the manners and customs of the Chinese, together with a second part comprising a general description of the Chinese Empire. The fine plates and illustrations show town views in China, Tibet and Tartary, together with subjects such as costume and natural history. Ogilby added extracts from the writings of Father John Adams and Athanasius Kircher's "China monumentis" (1667) to supplement the volume. HBS 67036 $20,000 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Sandys Reisen inhaltende Die Histori von dem ursprünglichen und gegenwertigem Stand deß Türckischen Reichs: dessen Rechten, Regierung, Policey, Kriegs-Macht Zugleich auch Von Egypten, deren Inwohner, Ordnungen, Gewonheiten, Disciplin und Religion, benebens Einer Beschreibung des Gelobten Lands: von den Juden und unterschiedlichen Secten daselbst Endlich Eine Beschreibung Italiens 16 Bl., 635 S., 1 Bl. Mit gestoch. Titel und 25 (von 26) Kupfertafeln. Pergamentbd d. Z. (fleckig).

      Frankfurt, Johann Georg Schiele, 1669. - Erste deutsche Ausgabe des Reiseberichts mit ausführlicher Beschreibung der Türkei, Palästinas mit den heiligen Stätten, der Inseln Kreta, Malta, Sizilien und Capri. Sandys (1578-1644), vor allem als Dichter und Übersetzer antiker Literatur bekannt, trat 1610 eine Orientreise an, die ihn über die Adria, die griechischen Inseln in die Türkei, weiter über Rhodos und Cypern nach Jerusalem führte. Das Heilige Land und Ägypten werden durchstreift und von dort berichtet Sandys von den Juden, der orthodoxen Kirche, dem Islam, der Wallfahrt nach Mekka. Die Rückreise führte über Malta, Sizilien und Italien. "Seine Reisebeschreibung zeigt genaue und objektive Beobachtungen orientalischer Sitten und Gebräuche und der islamischen Religion" (Griep/Luber). Der Autor erinnert sich überall an die Berichte antiker Schriftsteller und "schreibt mit treuherziger Einfachheit und unzweifelhafter Redlichkeit" (Robinson-Smith I 26). Die Kupfer zeigen Ansichten und Pläne der heiligen Stätten in Jerusalem, Bethlehem und Umgebung, wie die Grabeskirche, den Ölberg und die Wüsten, durch die Johannes der Täufer wanderte. – Exlibris Breitenbauch. Titel und erste Blatt fleckig (meist im weißen Rand), Seite 1 im weißen Rand alt angerändert, etwas gebräunt, sonst gut. – VD 17 547:656393L und 23:255445L. Griep/Luber 1226. Cox I 206. Kainbacher 359. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Traité des Tournois, Ioustes, Carrousels, et autres Spectacles Publics.

      chez Jacques Muguet,, A Lyon, 1669 - Cm. 25, pp. (4) 399 (1). Grande vignetta al frontespizio, bei capolettera istoriati e 22 illustrazioni incise in rame in luogo di grandi testate. Bella legatura coeva in piena pelle, dorso a nervi con titoli e ricchi fregi in oro; piatti interamente decorati con gigli e stemma centrale. Ex libris nobiliare. Un appena percettibile ritocco alle cuffie, una piccola integrazione (antica?) alla carta 315 ed alcune lievi gore marginali, peraltro esemplare genuino e ben conservato, in legatura assai fresca e decorativa. Edizione originale, ed unica, di quest'importante opera storica sugli spettacoli pubblici in cui si parla di tornei, caroselli, circhi, balli, spettacoli con animali, divertimenti militari, ecc. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Die lustige Schau-Bühne von allerhand Curiositäten: darauf Viel nachdenckliche Sachen, sonderbare Erfindungen und merckwürdige Geschichten (3 Bände)

      Nürnberg, Endter Erben, 1669/84. - . fürgestellet werden.Mit 3 Kupfertiteln. 7 Blatt, 1048 Seiten, 12 Blatt; 11 Blatt, 1270 Seiten, 17 Blatt; 7 Blatt., 1248 Seiten, 12 Blatt, Pergamentbände der Zeit (Band 3 etwas abweichend gebunden), 17 x 11 cm, Einbände angestaubt und fleckig, innen leicht gebräunt. Band 1 und 3 in 2. Auflage. "Für ein bildungshungriges Publikum zusammengetragene Kuriositätenanthologie, die noch von Grimmelshausen als Quelle ausgeschöpft wurde." (Dünnhaupt). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Orologi elementari divisi in quattro parti. Nella prima parte fatti con l'Acqua. Nella seconda con la Terra. Nella terza con l'Aria. Nella quarta col Fuoco. Alcuni muti & alcuni col suono. Tutti facili e molto commodi. -

      Venezia, Tramontino, 1669.4to. Contemp. vellum, recased. Woodcut of a clock on title, and 16 full - page engraved text illustrations. 155, (5) pp.; one leaf with a small dampstain, one quire slightly browned, and early owner's inscription on title; a good copy. First edition of a work which is considered, together with the one by Capriglia, the best on clocks in 17th century Italy. Martinelli describes four types of clocks which work either by water, sand, air or heat, and the treatise is also noteworthy for the good illustrations. Vinciana, Aut. Ital. del '600, 1668. Tardy 171. Baillie, Clocks & Watches, pp. 76 - 79: «A horological classic». Riccardi II, 124: «Raro libro». Prima edizione di una delle migliori opere italiane del '600 sugli orologi meccanici. Con 16 tavole n.t. inc. in rame. Lieve alone su un foglio, poche carte arrossate e antichi nomi sul frontespizio; buon esemplare rilegato in pergamena coeva ricucita.

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        Applausus virico Philippo Laurentio de Daun principi Thianensi aurei velleris equiti Belgii gubernatori ac languentis patriae restauratori.Brussels, Eugenius Henricus Fricx, 1725. 4to. With engraved double-page armorial title, 29 engraved circular emblems, and numerous woodcut tailpieces. 30 ll. Old boards.

      Landwehr, Emblem Books Low Countries 68. Original and only edition of a rare emblem book produced to welcome count Wirich Philipp Laurens von Daun, Fürst of Tiano (1669-1741), as the new Stadholder of the Southern Netherlands. Wirich Daun, member of a famous Austrian military and noble family, high commander (later field marshal) in the Austrian army during the Spanish Succession Wars, was appointed Vice-Roy of Naples in 1713 and Stadholder (Governor-General) of the Austrian Southern Netherlands in 1725. The text is written by the Neo-Latin poet Petrus vander Borcht (1676-1739), a canon of the Coudenberg monastery; the circular emblems are engraved by his brother, Johannes Carolus vander Borcht who makes himself known as the Master of the Imperial Mint at Brussels. The engraved title is a chronogram, with the date "1725". Extra are 4 leaves with an extensive handwritten description of the work in French. Fine copy.

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        The grand question concerning the judicature of the House of Peers, stated and argued. And the case of Thomas Skinner merchant, complaining of the East India Company, with the proceedings thereupon, which gave occasion to that question, faithfully related. By a true well-wisher to the peace and good government of the kingdom, and to the dignity and authority of Parliaments

      London: Printed for Richard Chiswel, 1669. FIRST EDITION. IN VERY GOOD CONDITION. 8vo. 1 f., 219 pp. COLLATION: 1 leaf unsigned, B-E8, F-Z4, Aa4, Bb2 (E2, I2 incorrectly signed D2, I3, respectively), COMPLETE, blind-stamps of the now-defunct Theological Institute of Connecticut on first and last leaves. Contemporary panelled English calf (expertly rebacked), gilt floral ornaments at the corners FIRST EDITION. Skinner's Case, the name usually given to the celebrated dispute between the House of Lords and the House of Commons in the Parliament of the United Kingdom over the question of the original jurisdiction of the former house in civil suits. In 1668, a London merchant named Thomas Skinner presented a petition to Charles II asserting that he could not obtain any redress against the East India Company, which, he asserted, had injured his property. The case was referred to the House of Lords, and Skinner obtained a verdict for £5,000. The company complained to the House of Commons which declared that the proceedings in the other House were illegal. The Lords defended their action, and after two conferences between the Houses had produced no result the Commons ordered Skinner to be put in prison on a charge of breach of privilege; to this the Lords replied by fining and imprisoning Sir Samuel Barnardiston, the chairman of the company. Then for about a year the dispute slumbered, but it was renewed in 1669, when Charles II advised the two Houses to stop all proceedings and to erase all mention of the case from their records. This was done and since this time the House of Lords has tacitly abandoned all claim to original jurisdiction in civil suits." References: ESTC R202445. Wing H2459. Ours appears to be the only copy on the market. SCARCE: The only copy listed in ABPC was sold at Sotheby's (Hodgson's), Oct 6, 1977 (sic!), lot 98, and it lacked the first leaf completely. PROVENANCE: From the Sunderland Library (his sale, Puttick & Simpson, 1882, Fourth Portion, lot 9334).

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        Gründlicher Bericht von Beschaffenheit und Eigenschafft, Cultivirung und Bewohnung, Privilegien und Beneficien deß in America zwischen dem Rio Orinoque und Rio de las Amazones an der vesten Küst in der Landschafft Guiana gelegenen... Landes.

      Frankfurt, Kuchenbecker, 1669.. (20,5 x 17,5 cm). 54 S. Mit einer mehrfach gefalteten Kupferkarte der Ostküste Südamerikas von J. P. Thelott. Broschur aus altem Brokatpapier.. Erste Ausgabe dieses sehr seltenen Dokumentes zur frühen deutschen Kolonialbestrebung; hier mit der meist fehlenden Karte. - Der aus Speyer stammende Ökonom und Alchemist Becher (1635-1682) gilt als der mit Abstand bedeutendste deutsche Merkantilist. Er wurde von Friedrich Casimir von Hanau-Münzenberg beauftragt, mit der Westindischen Kompagnie der Niederlande Verhandlungen über den Landkauf zur Gründung einer hanauisch-indischen Kolonie in Südamerika (im Bereich des heutigen Guyana) zu führen. Am 18. Juli 1669 wurde der Vertrag in Hanau abgeschlossen und gefeiert. Der daraus sich abzeichnende wirtschaftliche Bankrott der Grafschaft führte noch im selben Jahr zu einem Staatsstreich der Familie gegen Graf Friedrich Casimir und zur Entlassung von Becher. - Die Karte mit kleinem Einriss, sonst schönes und gut erhaltenes Exemplar. - Sabin 29011 (unter Gründlicher Bericht); VD17 23:234632F First edition. - Extremely rare example of early German colonial intentions. Including the often missing map. - Map with small tear. Bound in recent wrappers with old paper. Fine copy

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        A highly important and rarely seen group of fourteen 17th Century documents from Plymouth (Plimouth) Massachusetts. The growth of the New World!

      1. - 1669 Town of Plimouth - Agreement Manuscript Document signed, 1p. 8-1/2"x12-1/4", "An agreement of Several of ye Neighbors living at and about Rockey Nooke in the Township of Plimouth respecting ye bounds of their lands..." being a copy of the original document of 1669 signed by Jacob Cooke, Edward Gray, and Francis Combes with their "x" mark. This is a signed 1703/4 scribal copy, "Saml Sprague Keeper of ye sd records." 2. - 1682 New Plymouth Division of Land Manuscript Document Signed, one page, folio, Plymouth, March 14, 1682, being a division of Edward Gray's land, including "little house by the watterside". Between Dorothy Gray and John Gray, for the land "from the seaside to the King's Road or Highway...northerly side of the Great Rock..." Signed twice each by Ephraim Morton and John Tomson. Nathaniel Morton docketing. Staining, some text loss at bottom of page, else Good. 3. - 1683 Plymouth -Edward Gray - Division of Land Manuscript Document Signed, one page, oblong octavo, Plimouth, March 29, 1683, being a division of Edward Gray's land. Signed by Dorothy Gray [widow] and John Gray [son]. Witnessed by Ephraim Morton, Ephraim Tinkham, with his "ET" mark, Isaac Cushman and John Bryant Junr. Split at vertical fold, else Good. 4. - 1684 Plimoth, Land of Edward Gray Manuscript Document Signed, one page, quarto, Plimouth, October 28, 1684, regarding land of Edward Gray at Shawamot. Signed by Nathaniel Morton, with a few additional lines in his hand. 5. - 1685 [Plymouth] Estate Recpt. Edward Gray Manuscript Document Signed, one page, octavo, [Plymouth] October 30, 1684, being a receipt pertaining to the estate of Edward Gray. Signed by Dorothy Gray, as Administrator. Witness signatures of Nathaniel Thomas and Stephen Sloss. 6. - 1686 New Plymouth Thomas Faunce Autograph Document Signed, Thomas Faunce, one page oblong quarto, being a 1686 transcript of 1666/7 record of bounds of Benjamin Eaton's land, formerly George Clark's and betwixt Francis Billington and the lots that were John Cooke's, near "the Swamps called Bradfords Marsh." Light staining, and fold separations, else VG. Thomas Faunce (c.1647-1745/46) Son of John Faunce who came to the Colony of the ship Anne, 1623. Plymouth Town Clerk, 1685-1723; Last ruling elder of the First Church of Plymouth. It was at teary eyed Elder Faunce, who in 1741 at the age of 95, identified the rock where the Pilgrims landed - known today as Plymouth Rock. 7. - 1686 Plimouth Thomas Faunce - Land of John Gray & Caleb Cooke Autograph Document Signed, "Thomas Faunce", one page, octavo, March 3, 1685/6, being a period transcript of the bounds between land of John Gray and Caleb Cook. VG. 8. - 1688/89 Plimouth - Quit Claim - Edward Gray to John Gray Autograph Document Signed, one page, folio, "Town of Plimouth", March 4, 1688/89, Quit Claim, Edward Gray to John Gray, pertaining to father Edward Gray's estate. Signed by Edward Gray with wax seal. Witnessed by Samuel Sprague and Ephraim Colle. Staining, else VG. Edward Gray (1629-1681) Arrived at Plymouth c. 1643. Merchant and one of the wealthiest colonists. Served as Deputy, 1676-79. In 1677 was a member of a committee respecting debts due the colony and to balance accounts between towns following King Philip's War. Married #1 Mary Winslow, niece of Governor Edward Winslow. Married #2 Dorothy Lettice. The headstones of Edward Gray and his wife, Mary, are the oldest still standing in Burial Hill, Plymouth, Massachusetts. 9. - 1689 [Plymouth Co.] Deed, Samuel Little & Wife Sarah Manuscript Document Signed, one page, 15"x12", "Marshfield, in the County of Plimouth", January 15, 1689, being a deed of Samuel Little and his wife Sarah to John Gray. Signed by the Littles with seals. Witnessed by John Barkor and Rachal Newcom. Also signed by Nathaniel Thomas who adds a few lines. Fold splitting, else Good to VG. Nathaniel Thomas (1643-1718) Born in Plymouth, the son of Captain Nathaniel Thomas (1606-1675) Served in King Philip's War as captain of a company of Light Horse troops. For 23 years, Judge of the County Court; 16 years, Judge of the Probate Court; Register of Probate, 1686-1693; and 6 years a Judge of the Superior Court of Plymouth 10. - 1693 Plymouth.Will of Ephraim Morton Manuscript Document Signed, 2-1/2 pp. folio, Plymouth, November 2, 1693, being a will of Ephraim Morton who "being weak of body through sickness yet of disposing memory & understanding...ordain these presents to be my last Will & Testament..." Docketed "A true copy examined by Nathl Thomas Register." Light staining, else VG. Ephraim Morton (1623-1693) Born on the ship Anne en route to Plymouth. Probably adopted by his uncle Governor William Bradford. Representative of the Plymouth General Court, 1657-1685. In 1671 became a member of the Council of War, including the time of King Philip's War. Served as Sergeant/Lieut. in a Plymouth Military Co. Magistrate of the Colony, 1683. A Deacon of Plymouth Church, 1669-1693. 11. - 1693 Plymouth Estate Inv. of Lt Ephraim Morton Manuscript Document, one page, folio, "An Inventory of the Estate of Lieut. Ephraim Morton late of Plymouth deceased taken & apprized the first day of November 1693.." Fascinating list of materials belonging to Morton's estate. Verso is docketed "A true copy examined by Nathl Thomas Register." Staining, else VG. 12. - 1694 Plimouth Deed Capt. Joseph Howland to John Gray Manuscript Document Signed, one page, oblong folio, Plimouth, July 17, 1694, being a deed between Captain Joseph Howland and John Gray "in consideration of the full & just sum of fifteen pounds...[land] off Rockey Nooke in Plimouth..." Signed by Joseph Howland. Witnessed by James Winslow, Joseph Southworth. Docketed by Samuel Sprague on verso. Complete clean fold split at vertical fold, some staining, else VG.13. - 1700 Township of Plimouth - Deed James Winslow Manuscript Document Signed, one page, large folio, "Town of Plimouth", September 5, 1700, being a deed between James Winslow and John Gray, for 2/3rds of an acre of land for forty shillings. Signed by James Winslow, with wax seal. Witnessed by John Colle, and Nathaniel Clark, also signed by William Bradford, Justice of the Peace, with a few additional lines in his hand. Docketed by Samuel Sprague. Light stains and fold separations, else VG. William Bradford (162-1703/4) Born in Plymouth, son of Governor William Bradford. Deputy Governor of Plymouth Colony 1682-6 and 1689-91. Member of Governor Andro's Council in 1687. Chief military officer of Plymouth Colony. Served as Major Commander-in-Chief of the Plymouth forces at the Great Swamp Fight, 1675, the bloodiest battle of King Philip's War.14. - 1700 Town of Plimouth Deed Benjamin Eaton Sr. & jr. Manuscript Document Signed, one page, large folio, "Town of Plimoth", December 17, 1700, in part: "Benjamin Eaton Senr & Benjamin Eaton Junr...in consideration of the sum of Ten Pounds in Currant money of New England to us or one of us in hand by John Gray of Plimouth...[purchase] ten acres ...between Francis Billington lott & The lott that was John Cooper..." Signed by Benjamin Eaton Sr., his mark "X", and Benjamin Eaton, Jr., both with their seals. Also signed by William Bradford, Justice of the Peace, with three lines in his hand, and docketed by Samuel Sprague. VG. Benjamin Eaton Sr. (1627-1711/12) Born in Plymouth, the son of Mayflower passenger, Francis Eaton (1596-1633)

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        The grand question concerning the judicature of the House of Peers, stated and argued. And the case of Thomas Skinner merchant, complaining of the East India Company, with the proceedings thereupon, which gave occasion to that question, faithfully related. By a true well-wisher to the peace and good government of the kingdom, and to the dignity and authority of Parliaments

      London: Printed for Richard Chiswel, 1669. FIRST EDITION. IN VERY GOOD CONDITION. 8vo. 1 f., 219 pp. COLLATION: 1 leaf unsigned, B-E8, F-Z4, Aa4, Bb2 (E2, I2 incorrectly signed D2, I3, respectively), COMPLETE, blind-stamps of the now-defunct Theological Institute of Connecticut on first and last leaves. Contemporary panelled English calf (expertly rebacked), gilt floral ornaments at the corners FIRST EDITION. Skinner's Case, the name usually given to the celebrated dispute between the House of Lords and the House of Commons in the Parliament of the United Kingdom over the question of the original jurisdiction of the former house in civil suits. In 1668, a London merchant named Thomas Skinner presented a petition to Charles II asserting that he could not obtain any redress against the East India Company, which, he asserted, had injured his property. The case was referred to the House of Lords, and Skinner obtained a verdict for £5,000. The company complained to the House of Commons which declared that the proceedings in the other House were illegal. The Lords defended their action, and after two conferences between the Houses had produced no result the Commons ordered Skinner to be put in prison on a charge of breach of privilege; to this the Lords replied by fining and imprisoning Sir Samuel Barnardiston, the chairman of the company. Then for about a year the dispute slumbered, but it was renewed in 1669, when Charles II advised the two Houses to stop all proceedings and to erase all mention of the case from their records. This was done and since this time the House of Lords has tacitly abandoned all claim to original jurisdiction in civil suits." References: ESTC R202445. Wing H2459. Ours appears to be the only copy on the market. SCARCE: The only copy listed in ABPC was sold at Sotheby's (Hodgson's), Oct 6, 1977 (sic!), lot 98, and it lacked the first leaf completely. PROVENANCE: From the Sunderland Library (his sale, Puttick & Simpson, 1882, Fourth Portion, lot 9334).

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        SIFRA DETZNIUTA DEYAAKOV sheHIber. Yaakov Temirles. metoshaVEY kehilat kodesh Kremnitz meyeliDEY kehilat kodesh Wirmisa [=Worms]

      David di Castro Tartas, Amsterdam 1669 - Hebrew inscription of early owner on top margin of title page: I bought for the greater glory of God, using my own funds, Ephraim ben Shmuel Sanvil Shalit Heshir. This owner was a known author and some of his manuscripts are in the National Library in Israel. The book's Hebrew calender date is Taf Kaf Tet]. 40 leaves. complete. Faulty pagination:Title leaf is followed by leaf Alef, not leaf bet, but the printer makes up for it by assigning leaf number yud gimel right after leaf yud alef. So when the book ends at mem leaves, it is indeed a 40 leaf book. Vinograd Amsterdam imprint 366. See also HEBREW TYPOGRAPHY IN THE NORTHERN NETHERLANDS (1585 1815). Historical evaluation and descriptive Bibliography. Part 2. Leiden 1987 by Fuks, L. and Fuks Mansfeld, R. G. pages 356 357" 450. Kabbalistic annotations on the Pentateuch by Jacob ben Eliezer Temerls. CONTENTS: f. [ir]: title: f. [i v]: approbation and privilege for the son of the author for fifteen years of Isaac Aboab, rabbi of the Sephardic congregation of Amsterdam; of Isaac Eizik ben Simon Dekingen and Abraham ben Joshua of Worms of the Ashken. congregation of Amsterdam, dated 15 Menahem [5]431 (25 July, 1671); ff. 11r 2v: approbations of Isaac ben Abraham, rabbi of Posen; of Eliezer ben Menahem, rabbi of Ludmila, signed Lublin, 12 Nisan [5]427 (6 April, 1667); of Samuel ben Israel, rabbi of Frankfurt; of Gershom Ashkenazi, rabbi of Vienna, dated 1668; of Meir ben Judah Liva Stern, rabbi of Fulda, dated 28 Nisan [5]429 (29 April 1669); of Benjamin Wolf ben Jacov Levi Epstein, dated 2 Iyar [5]429 (3 May, 1669); of Judah Liva, rabbi of Helleschau; ff. 3r 40v: epilogue of the editor and notice of the compositor Joseph ben Alexander of Witzenhausen at the end of f. 40v. TYPES: Title Tart. squ. 1,2,3,4,5,6, curs. 1; introd. curs. 1 and squ. 5 unvocalized; text squ. 5 unvocalized and curs. 1 with squ. 1,2,3, headings. BIBLIOGRAPHY: Steinschneider CV Number 5630 1, page 1258; Roest, pages 512 513 lists the date of the approbations of the three Amsterdam rabbis with a question mark: there is, indeed, no explanation of this date, two years after the book was published. We have found no data that the book appeared later than is indicated on the title page. LOCATIONS: Bibliotheca Rosenthaliana, University library Amsterdam.; Bodleian Library, Oxford. CATALOGUS LIBRORUM HEBRAEORUM IN BIBLIOTHECA BODELEIANA. SIFRA DETZNIUTA DEYAAKOV Liber absconditi (verecundiae) Jakobi Expositt. kabbal. in Pentat.; edid, filius Liebermann [W 1.3 1127] 4. Amst., David Tartz (baTAHti, fin fer. IV.18. Ab) 1669. [Cave confundas (ut facit Cat. ms.) lib. Homonyymum N.3489, cujus tit. noster imitatur.] Listed in OTZAR HASFARIM of Yitzhak Isaac ben Jacob. 1880. HEBREW PRINTERS' MARKS From the beginning of Hebrew printing to the end of the 19th century Abraham Yaari. Jerusalem, 1943. Page 43 has illustration number 70. It is a full page reproduction of the SIFRA DETZNIUTA DEYAAKOV title page. The bilingual text underneath is: 70. On pages 148 149 of the Hebrew language section explaining the illustrations it states, in part, the following: [Rough translation:] "Illustration 70 David di Castro Tartas founded his own press in 1660 after having first worked at the press of Menasseh ben Israel. In several of the books which he printed in quarto size he set an illustrated title page in which various pictures from the life of King David were depicted, in order to hint at his own name: David. Such a title page is found in SIFRA DETZNIUTA DEYAAKOV which he printed in 1669; in BIRKAT HAZEVAH which he printed in 1669 1670, and perhaps in other books as well. A picture of David playing alone, in an enlarged format, appears on the title page of PRI HADASH which was printed at his press in 1692. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Titi Petronii Arbitri eqvitis Romani Satyricon, cum fragmento nuper Tragurii reperto. (The Satyricon) ****** "Following the reappearance of the manuscript containing the Cena Trimalchionis at Trogir in Dalmatia in 1650, a full edition of all that we possess of the Satyricon today became possible, and duly appeared in 1669." [Walsh, p. xxxvi] 'The first full edition', now rare, and far closer textually to the work we know today than any previous edition, has been universally praised for its accuracy and compilation of the best of Renaissance textual criticism and commentary, including the contributions of Giovanni Lucio and Pierre Petit, the scholars chiefly associated with advocating for the CT manuscript's authenticity. ******

      Printed from type by Joan Blaeu I, Amsterdam, edited by Michael Hadrianides, Latin with Latin & Greek notes, one note in Arabic. EDITION NOTE: First such, printed in several layouts and fonts including italic, pictorial printer logo on title page with motto, Indefessus Agendo (Unceasing Action), text with catchwords, headings, and footnote; illustrated with two b/w engravings in text, one table, twelve b/w woodcut decorations (no repeats), seven decorated initials, three footpieces (with horticultural motifs), and one small illustration 1669 - CONDITION: Acceptable, bound in early untouched vellum, pages almost entirely bright and clean, lacking only the often excised extra title page. Pages: some pages with light fox spots at top edge, or fore-edge, a few pages with creased tips, a few towards rear with light toning; substantial humidity cockling from p. 435. / Endpapers: Front Pastedown with large tear, two chips, and seller note in pencil. / Covers: minor corner bends and soiling, short title in neat script at head of spine. / Binding: solid and reliable, but it has tightened, and for many pages, the book can't be laid flat. AVAILABILITY: Rare and sought after, a worldwide institution search finds 47 holdings including: Berkeley, Boston Athenaeum, Brown, Cambridge, Columbia, Harvard, Oxford, Princeton, Vanderbilt, UCLA, U. Chicago and U. of Texas, Austin. PROVENANCE (on endpaper): 1) Label of Librairie A. Durand of Paris; believed featured in his 1856 catalog. Auguste Durand [1830-1909] was a noted French organist, composer, and bookseller-publisher. 2) Pictorial bookplate of Willard H. (Herbert) Carr [1904-1974]. A member of APSA, he is remembered for his exquisitely composed landscape prints, some exhibited at St. Lawrence University and the Grolier Club in group shows, several preserved at Yale, including "Accents on Snow". His classics library was sold at auction (Christie's, 1998). SIZE: Covers: 199 x 126 mm (7.83 x 4.96 inches) / Pages: 189 x 113 mm. PAGINATION: Lacks leaf ii, the extra engraved title page with pictorial design by Romeyn de Hooghe, otherwise complete: [1] leaf, blank; First Section numbered by leaves, (1) leaf, title page and 17 numbered leaves (34 pages); Second Section, Satyricon, numbered by pages, 1-558 pp, the Fragmenta on pp. 513-558; Third Section, Satyricon Indices, unnumbered, but 21 leaves (42 pages); Fourth Section, Priapeia, numbered by pages beginning with its separate title page, contents on verso, 1-168 pp.; Fifth Section unnumbered but 4 leaves (8 pages), Priapeia index; [1] leaf, blank, [4] leaves, additional rear blank leaves. Text decorated with 12 woodcuts with a small illustration on p. 57. Other Illustrations: 1 table in text, p. 99 + 2 b/w engravings in the text, p. 61 and p. 333. BACKGROUND: The Satyricon, one of the most influential works of literature from Classical antiquity was ravaged by censorship and only a scattering of accepted authentic fragments from the larger lewd work have been rediscovered. The most important is the Cena Trimalchionis manuscript, a fragment variant discovered in 1423 by Poggio Bracciolini in Cologne and the first accepted as authentic manuscript to contain the principal surviving fragments of Books XIV-XVI, with the extant Satyricon's centerpiece, Book XV, The Dinner of Trimalchio. The manuscript was 'misplaced' in Florence, before it could be published. In one of the few fortunate moments of the Satyricon's long, convoluted history, it was rediscovered, in 1650, in the library of Nicolaus Cippicus in Trogir, Dalmatia by the scholar, Pierre Petit, aka Marino Statileo. First issued without the other fragments (1664), the printing was carelessly executed. For the first time in 1669 all fragments accepted as authentic to that time were published in a corrected text edition with an anthology of the most significant commentary on the work since the beginning of the Renaissance. JOAN BLAEU I [1596-1673]: Born in Amsterdam, eldest son of Willem Blaeu, he studied law and became a doctor of law, but in the 1630s he was made a partner in his father's highly successful printing business and upon his father's death in 1638, he became head and greatly expanded it. Although primarily remembered for the family's pre-eminent twelve volumes world atlas, the Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, under Joan I, the Blaeu printing firm became the largest printing press in Europe, noted for their beautiful typography and engraving work. ADDITIONAL IMAGES: by request. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Land-Lords Law: A Treatise Very fit for the perusal of most Men. Being A Collection of several Cases in the Law concerning Leases . . . As also touching Distresses, Replevins, Rescous and Waste . . . in debate between Land-Lord and Tenant. Wing M1804

      An early edition of the first work on the English law of landlord and tenant, especially important to the history of English land law, reflecting England's unique position among European countries in the amount of land cultivated by leasehold. Contemporary sheep, rebacked, somewhat rubbed, the first blank chipped, light browning, else quite a clean copy. Printed for John Place . . . and Thomas Basset [etc.], London, 1669.

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        Les Essais. Nouvelle édition, exactement purgée des défauts des précédentes, selon le vray original, et enrichie & augmentée (…). Ensemble la Vie de l'Autheur, & deux Tables, l'une des Chapitres, & l'autre des principales matières

      André Olyer 1669 3 volumes in - 12 (15,2 x 9,2 cm), vélin crème rigide, dos lisse, pièce de maroquin vert, tranches mouchetées (reliure seconde partie du XIXe). Orné d'un titre gravé sur cuivre par Nicolas Auroux, représentant un portrait de Montaigne, et d'une vignette de titre. Préface de Marie de Gournay. Vie de Montaigne : « Sommaire récit sur la vie de Michel, Seigneur de Montaigne, Extraict de ses propres Escrits ». Très bon état. / / 3 volumes 12o (15,2 x 9,2 cm), cream hard vellum, smooth spine, green morocco label, speckled edges (second part of 19th century). Illustrated with a copper - engraved title by Nicolas Auroux, depicting a portrait of Montaigne, and with a vignette on title. Preface by Marie de Gournay. Life of Montaigne : « Sommaire récit sur la vie de Michel, Seigneur de Montaigne, Extraict de ses propres Escrits ». Very good condition.

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        De Secretis Mulierum Item de Virtutibus Herbarum Lapidum et Animalium

      Amsterdam: Boom, 1669. Original full vellum. Small 12 mo. 329pp. Engraved title page. Written by an unknown disciple of Albertus Magnus.

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        Archiducatus Austriae Superioris Geographica Descriptio facta Anno 1667.

      Augsburg, Melchior Küssel, 1669. - Kupferstichkarte von 12 Platten mit Legende und sechs Kartuschen (darunter auch Veduten mit figürl. Staffage, u. a. eine Ansicht des Traunsees mit Gmunden u. Schloß Orth sowie Attersee mit Schloß Kammer), zus. auf Leinwand aufgezogen und auf zwei zeitgenössische Holzstäbe mit gedrechselten Knäufen montiert. 1280:1265 mm. Erste Ausgabe der großen Vischer-Karte von Oberösterreich, spätere Ausgaben sind 1762 und 1808 erschienen. "Die erste der großen Landkarten des Georg Matthäus Vischer ist die Karte von Oberösterreich. Ende des Jahres 1666 hat Vischer das Projekt den oberösterreichischen Ständen vorgeschlagen, im Mai 1667 erhielt er schon den Auftrag, Sommer 1667 ist er mit den Vermessungsarbeiten im Gelände beschäftigt, und im Winter desselben Jahres wird die Karte bereits gezeichnet. Am 21. Februar 1668 konnte Vischer die vollendete Karte den Ständen vorlegen" (Dörflinger/Wagner). Die vorliegende Karte gilt als die erste autoptisch aufgenommene, großformatige und detaillierte Karte von Oberösterreich und "diente einem der universalsten Barockkartographen, dem Venezianer Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718) als Vorbild" (Kat. Austria Picta, 56f.), der die vorliegende Karte 1692 für seinen ‘Corso Geografico universale’ in verkleinertem Format nachgestochen hat. - Durch die alte Montage und Aufhängung mit den üblichen Gebrauchspuren und an den Plattenkanten etwas rissig, das Leinen jedoch fachmännisch erneuert, einige kl. Fehlstellen retuschiert. Wie alle großformatigen Wandkarten des Barock selten, die vorliegende noch dazu in der originalen Fassung des 17. Jahrhunderts auf zwei hölzerne Rundstäbe montiert. Dörflinger/Wagner/Wawrik, Descriptio Austriae (1977), 126 u. Tafel 28. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Anales de la Corona de Aragón (3 Volumes)

      Diego Dormer 1669 - 3 Volumes- Folio, Full Vellum binding, Volumes 1, 2 and 7. Volume 7 is the index. Marbled endpapers, Volume 1 is internally clean and bright. Volume 2 has some light dampstaining to the first few pages, volume 7 is clean and bright. Three very attractive books. Please let me know if you have any questions or require any additional photos. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Art of Dialling, Performed Geometrically by Scale and Compasses: Arithmetically, By the Canons of Sines and Tangents; Instrumentally, By a Trigonal Instrument, Accommodated with Lines for that Purpose.

      Printed by S.G. and B.G. for Benjamin Tooke and Thomas Sawbridge next to the Anchor in Duck Lane, London 1669 - 175pp. Line drawings and fold out illustration. '.The Geometric Part whereof is performed by projecting of the sphere in plano, upon the plain itself, whereby not only the making but the reason also of the Dials is discovered. William Leybourn [1626-1716] was a British Mathematician . Language: eng Cover and spine worn. Some minor spine worming [defunct]. Lack prelims. Title page with two signatures of previous owners. Also small segment missing from fore edge of title with marginal impact on text. Lower part of fold out drawing removed with limited impact on illustration. Appendix page 173/174 removed. Several neat contemporary annotated correction notes in ink. Contents firm and overall bright Leather cover with paper wrapper [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Gedenkwaerdige Gesantschappen

      1669. MONTANUS, Arnoldus. Gedenkwaerdige Gesantschappen der Oost-Indische Maetschappy in 't Vereenigde Nederland, aen de Kaisaren van Japan: vervatende wonderlyke voorvallen op de togt der Nederlandtsche Gesanten: beschryving van de dorpen, sterkten, steden, landtschappen, tempels, Gods-diensten, dragten, gebouwen, dieren, gewasschen, bergen, fonteinen, vereeuwde en nieuwe oorlogs-daaden der Japanders. [8], 456, [16] pp. Engraved title, printed title in red and black, 1 large folding map, 4 triple/quadruple folding plates, 20 double-spread plates and 71 half-page engraved plates. Folio, 318 x 200 mm, bound in full contemporary Dutch blind-stamped vellum. Amsterdam: Jacob Meurs, 1669. |~||~||~||~||~||~| First Edition with the absolute finest impressions of these magnificent, historically-important engravings. Arnoldus Montanus (1625-1683), Dutch missionary and editor of the present book, was responsible for both the highly significant text and and the arresting engravings that describe and illustrate Japanese customs and costumes, their cities, towns and villages, the flora and fauna, their religious ceremonies and practices, Japanese war practices, and a general recounting of Japanese history and culture. Montanus' book is especially renowned for the ninety-six, very fine engraved plates showing the coastal towns, ports and cities, including Osaka, Nagasaki, Tokyo, Sakai and Kyoto; plus a number of detailed engraved images of Japanese inhabitants in casual, formal and ceremonial costumes, interiors and exteriors of religious and imperial temples, a few gruesome images of beheadings, seppuku ceremonies, destruction of villages, and numerous action portraits of samurai, an earthquake destroying Tokyo, the Castle of Osaka, Japanese marriage ceremonies, and formal meetings between Western Ambassadors and the Japanese Imperial Court. The important folding map (420 x 530 mm) comprises two panels, the lower map charts the sea route along the coast from Nagasaki to Osaka, and the upper map shows the land route next to the coast from Osaka to Yedo (Tokyo). From 1641 the VOC (Dutch East India Company) were the only foreigners allowed to trade with Japan. The VOC had to renew permission to trade with Shogunate annually, which required a delegation to be sent from Deshima Island to the Shogun in Yedo. Montanus based his text on the unpublished reports from the VOC archives and on records of Jesuit missions to Japan in 1649 and 1661. Upper hinge repaired; internally clean and crisp. It is requisite to point out that only via this original Dutch edition can one acquire the finest impressions of these important engraved plates. Cordier, Bibliotheca Japonica 383. Alt-Japan-Katalog 1053. Landwehr "VOC" 522. Cox I, 325 "The plates in this work represent a high-water mark in book illustration of the 17th century." Lipperheide 1552.

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        Archiducatus Austriae Superioris Geographica Descriptio facta Anno 1667.

      Augsburg, Melchior Küssel, 1669.. Kupferstichkarte von 12 Platten mit Legende und sechs Kartuschen (darunter auch Veduten mit figürl. Staffage, u. a. eine Ansicht des Traunsees mit Gmunden u. Schloß Orth sowie Attersee mit Schloß Kammer), zus. auf Leinwand aufgezogen und auf zwei zeitgenössische Holzstäbe mit gedrechselten Knäufen montiert. 1280:1265 mm.. Erste Ausgabe der großen Vischer-Karte von Oberösterreich, spätere Ausgaben sind 1762 und 1808 erschienen. "Die erste der großen Landkarten des Georg Matthäus Vischer ist die Karte von Oberösterreich. Ende des Jahres 1666 hat Vischer das Projekt den oberösterreichischen Ständen vorgeschlagen, im Mai 1667 erhielt er schon den Auftrag, Sommer 1667 ist er mit den Vermessungsarbeiten im Gelände beschäftigt, und im Winter desselben Jahres wird die Karte bereits gezeichnet. Am 21. Februar 1668 konnte Vischer die vollendete Karte den Ständen vorlegen" (Dörflinger/Wagner). Die vorliegende Karte gilt als die erste autoptisch aufgenommene, großformatige und detaillierte Karte von Oberösterreich und "diente einem der universalsten Barockkartographen, dem Venezianer Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718) als Vorbild" (Kat. Austria Picta, 56f.), der die vorliegende Karte 1692 für seinen 'Corso Geografico universale' in verkleinertem Format nachgestochen hat. - Durch die alte Montage und Aufhängung mit den üblichen Gebrauchspuren und an den Plattenkanten etwas rissig, das Leinen jedoch fachmännisch erneuert, einige kl. Fehlstellen retuschiert. Wie alle großformatigen Wandkarten des Barock selten, die vorliegende noch dazu in der originalen Fassung des 17. Jahrhunderts auf zwei hölzerne Rundstäbe montiert. - Dörflinger/Wagner/Wawrik, Descriptio Austriae (1977), 126 u. Tafel 28.

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        L'Histoire De La Society Royale De Londres. Establie pour l'Enrichissement de la Science Naturelle

      Geneva: Jean Herman Widerhold, 1669. First Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Very Good Condition. Later but old half vellum, spine with a few small tears but binding sound. Scattered minor foxing and browning, a bit of worming in the bottom margin early on, one gathering misbound but not missing any pages. 2 folding plates, 1 folding table. [15],542pp First French edition of Sprat's important early history of the Royal Society first published in English in 1667. The quick turnaround is testament to the thirst for Enlightenment ideas on both sides of the channel. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Science & Technology; History. Inventory No: 045228.

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        The Art of Dialling, Performed Geometrically by Scale and Compasses: Arithmetically, By the Canons of Sines and Tangents; Instrumentally, By a Trigonal Instrument, Accommodated with Lines for that Purpose

      London: Printed by S.G. and B.G. for Benjamin Tooke and Thomas Sawbridge next to the Anchor in Duck Lane. Cover and spine worn. Some minor spine worming [defunct]. Lack prelims. Title page with two signatures of previous owners. Also small segment missing from fore edge of title with marginal impact on text. Lower part of fold out drawing removed with limited impact on illustration. Appendix page 173/174 removed. Several neat contemporary annotated correction notes in ink. Contents firm and overall bright. 1669. First Edition. Leather cover with paper wrapper. 200mm x 150mm (8" x 6"). 175pp. Line drawings and fold out illustration. '...The Geometric Part whereof is performed by projecting of the sphere in plano, upon the plain itself, whereby not only the making but the reason also of the Dials is discovered. William Leybourn [1626-1716] was a British Mathematician . .

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        Brief Animadversions on, Amendments of, & Additional Explanatory Records to, the Fourth Part of the Institutes of the Lawes of England, concerning the Jurisdiction of Courts, compiled by the late Famous Lawyer Sir Edward Cooke [etc.]. Wing P3905. Folio

      London: Printed by Thomas Ratcliffe, and Thomas Daniel [for twelve others, 1669. Contemporary calf, a bit rubbed and bowed, a few chips to the front board, very light browning, else well preserved and quite crisp; the Taussig copy A work very much worthwhile for any serious student of Coke's Fourth Institute (in which Coke examines English courts at length), Prynne glossing Coke in great detail and minuteness, expanding upon the Institute page by page, often critically so

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        The Art of Dialling, Performed Geometrically by Scale and Compasses: Arithmetically, By the Canons of Sines and Tangents; Instrumentally, By a Trigonal Instrument, Accommodated with Lines for that Purpose..

      London Printed by S.G. and B.G. for Benjamin Tooke and Thomas Sawbridge next to the Anchor in Duck Lane 1669. Cover and spine worn. Some minor spine worming [defunct]. Lack prelims. Title page with two signatures of previous owners. Also small segment missing from fore edge of title with marginal impact on text. Lower part of fold out drawing removed with limited impact on illustration. Appendix page 173/174 removed. Several neat contemporary annotated correction notes in ink. Contents firm and overall bright First Edition Leather cover with paper wrapper 200mm x 150mm (8" x 6"). 175pp. Line drawings and fold out illustration. '..The Geometric Part whereof is performed by projecting of the sphere in plano, upon the plain itself, whereby not only the making but the reason also of the Dials is discovered. William Leybourn [1626-1716] was a British Mathematician .

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        Hydrologia Chymica: or, the Chymical Anatomyof the Scarbrough, And other Spaws in York-Shire. Wherein areInterspersed, Some Animad versions upon Dr. Wittie's lately PublishedTreatise of the Scarborough-Spaw. Also, a short Description of the Spawsat Malton and Knarsbrough. And a Discourse concerning the Original ofHot-Springs and other Fountains. Also, a Vindication of ChymicalPhysick.

      London. W.G. for Richard Chiswel. 1669. - 12mo. 17cm, thefirst edition, xx,374pp., blank leaf at end, 2 engraved plates, smallholes in title, and minor stains on a few leaves, trimmed, but a verygood to fine copy, in contemporary full calf, lacking front endpapers,bookplate of Hugh Cecil, Earl of Lonsdale. (cgc) Wing s3833. Duveen.Bibliotheca Alchemica et Chemica, 552. Has a great deal of interest tothe chemist as it discusses hermetic medicine minerals and metals andtheir properties, etc. Simpson was an admirer of "Paracelsus". He wasthe first to recognize the presence of sulphur', or hydrogen sulphide,in Harrogate water. Simpson mixed sulphur and nitre and was convincedthat mineral waters, hot springs, volcanoes, earthquakes, meteor and eventhe occasional luminosity of the sea were all due to a mixture of thesesbodies with water or vapour. - Cf. Osler 4265 for the reply to this bookby Robert Wittie "Pyrologia Mimica., 1669.

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        Il Tabacco Opera... Nella quale si tratta dell` Origine, Historia, Coltura, Preparatione, Qualitià, Natura, Virtù, & Uso in Fumo, in Polvere, in Foglia, in lambitivo, et in Medicina Della pianta volgarmente detta Tabacco... Trattato Naturale, Medico, Morale, e Curioso.

      Roma, Filippo Maria Mancini, 1669. (32) + 480 s. 6 helsides tresnitt. Fint samt. helpergamentbd. Svakt brunplettet, ellers et pent eks.. Cont. full vellum. 6 full-page woodcuts in text

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        AN HISTORICAL ESSAY ENDEAVORING A PROBABILITY THAT THE LANGUAGE OF THE EMPIRE OF CHINA IS THE PRIMITIVE LANGUAGE

      London, Nath. Brook, 1669.. FIRST EDITION 1669. Small 8vo, approximately 165 x 105 mm, 6½ x 4 inches, title page printed red and black, pages: [8], 212, [2]= (errata), LACKS FOLDING MAP as often, now supplied with a modern facsimile on old paper, plus an added early (c.1719) original hand coloured map of China, bound in full antique mottled calf, gilt ruled border to covers, raised bands to spine, gilt decoration in compartments, recent gilt lettered morocco label, marbled endpapers. Head and tail of spine and hinges rubbed and slightly tender, tiny chip of leather missing at top of upper and lower hinges, original front endpaper and title page slightly browned, most pages lightly browned, occasional light spotting to margins, small ink marks to 4 margins, ink spot on 2 text pages, no loss, small brown stain to fore-edge margin of last 4 leaves, slightly trimmed copy, no loss, lacking final blank endpaper which is counted in the collation(P4). A good copy (lacking the original map as noted). John Webb (1611-1672) was an architect and amateur scholar born in Somerset. He married the niece of Inigo Jones and became his personal assistant from 1628. On Jones' death in 1652, Webb inherited both a substantial fortune and his library of drawings and designs. In 1654 Webb designed the first classical portico on an English country house, at The Vyne in Hampshire. This book is the first extensive treatise on the Chinese language in any European language. In it Webb proposes that the Chinese language was the language that was spoken throughout the world before Noah?'s flood. He also discusses Chinese culture and the ancient origins of the Chinese empire. See: The Catalogue of the Lowendahl von der Burg collection, Volume 1, page 74; John Lust, Western Books on China Published up to 1850, page 234 No. 1005. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        Compendi historici del sig. conte Alfonso Loschi Cavalier vicentino. In questa ultima impressione regolati, & accresciuti, con aggionta de più Memorabili Successi d'Europa, e di Levante per tutto l'anno MDCLXVIII

      Giacomo Monti 1669 in 4° (cm 21,5x16), pp. 12 nn., 474, 6 nn. di indice; leg. m / pelle settecentesca, ds. a nervi con tit. e ricchi fregi in oro; opera dedicata al principe Girolamo Agostino Lubomirski; "Origine, discendenza, et arbori delle tre Case Reali di Francia, degl'Imperatori, Arciduchi Austriaci, Re di Spagna, con Aragona, Castiglia, Terra Santa, Napoli e Portogallo uniti in Casa d'Austria, con lo Stato di Milano. De gli Ottomani Gran Turchi, delli Re d'Inghilterra, e Scozia. Trattato delle Repubbliche di Venezia e di Genova. De Duchi di Savoia, Gran Duchi di Toscana, Ferrara, Modena, Mantova, con li Marchesi di Monferrato, di Parma, Urbino e della Mirandola. Le Case già dominanti in detti Stati...". Opera completa delle 20 grandi tavole più volte ripiegate, testatine e capil. floreali. Lievi fior., rinforzi ad alcune tavv. Opera importante per la conoscenza delle case regnanti europee, ben conservata con solo rare fior. 274 / 29 279

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        Kst.- Karte, n. Sanson b. Mariette, "Amerique Septentrionale Par N. Sanson ... Revenue et changee .. Par G. Sanson .. 1669".

      . dat. 1669, 39,5 x 55,5. Pastoureau, Sanson V E, Nr. 213; Burden, Mapping of America, Nr. 404 ( first state ). - Oben links die Titelkartusche. Die Karte zeigt Nordamerika. Kalifornien ist als Insel dargestellt.

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        Prophetia et threni Jeremiae, cum commentario Johannis Coccei

      Amstelodami: Johannis a Someren. 1669. Folio, pp. [6], 319, [7]; bound with, Prophetia Ezechielis, cum commentario Johannis Coccei... Amsterdam, 1669; engraved title page, pp. [8], 415, [9]; woodcut vignette on both titles, titles printed in red & black, 19 copper-engraved architectural plates on 16 folding or double-p. sheets; old leather encrustations on front and back covers, otherwise a good, sound copy in full contemporary vellum. With an inscription on the flyleaf: "Library of Kenyon College, Ohio. Presented by Rev. E.B. Pusey - Regis Professor of Hebrew, Oxford 1835." Edward Bouverie Pusey (1800-1882) was a canon of Christ Church, an esteemed orientalist, and champion of orthodoxy. He counted among his intimate frinds Cardinal Newman and Gladstone. See DNB for a nine-page account of his life.

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        Die lustige Schau-Bühne von allerhand Curiositäten: darauf Viel nachdenckliche Sachen, sonderbare Erfindungen und merckwürdige Geschichten (3 Bände)

      Nürnberg, Endter Erben, 1669/84.. .. fürgestellet werden.Mit 3 Kupfertiteln. 7 Blatt, 1048 Seiten, 12 Blatt; 11 Blatt, 1270 Seiten, 17 Blatt; 7 Blatt., 1248 Seiten, 12 Blatt, Pergamentbände der Zeit (Band 3 etwas abweichend gebunden), 17 x 11 cm,. Einbände angestaubt und fleckig, innen leicht gebräunt. Band 1 und 3 in 2. Auflage. "Für ein bildungshungriges Publikum zusammengetragene Kuriositätenanthologie, die noch von Grimmelshausen als Quelle ausgeschöpft wurde." (Dünnhaupt).

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