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        OGILBY'S AMERICA: Being the Latest and Most Accurate Description of the New World.', 14page Extract Chapter V Terra Borealis, or The Artick Region.

      1671. Original 14page extract bound in Quarter leather marbled boards. Shelfware, marbled boards grubby. Contents clean, age toned with some wrinkling but considering its' age in Very Good Condition.

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        Metallographa: or an history of metals, wherein is declared the signs of ores and minerals both before and after digging... with the descriptions of sundry new metals, or semi-metals,

      and many other things pertaining to mineral knowledge. London, printed by A.C. for Walter Kettilby, 1671. Small-4to. pp. (16), 388, (2). Contemporary calf (spine rebacked at a later date). The rare first edition. "As an illustration of the method of dealing with mineralogy and metallurgy in the seventeenth century, this book is interesting, and it displays considerable knowledge and wide reading... he also had a museum of Cabinets of Curiosities" (Ferguson). Hoover 867; Ferguson II, 531.

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        Experimenta circa generationem Insectorum Ad Nobilissimum Virum Carolum Dati

      Andreae Frisii Amstelodami (Amsterdam): Andreae Frisii, 1671. First Latin edition. Softcover. vg. 12mo. [10], 330, [19]pp. Marbled paper wrappers, with handwritten title on title-label. Engraved half-title page and engraved vignette to title-page. Originally published in Florence in 1668, this work records Redi's experiments, which "gave the first real blow to the doctrine of spontaneous generation." Includes 38 engraved plates (10 folding), 2 text-engravings (1 full-page). Some edge wear on wrappers with minor rubbing and chipping along edges. Spine rippled. Sporadic foxing throughout. Previous owner's stamp on free back endpaper. Text in Latin. Wrappers in overall good, interior in very good to near fine condition.

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        Dissertationes de praestantia et usu numismatum antiquorum. Edition secunda

      Danielem Elsevirium (Elsevir), Amsterdam, 1671. Second Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Good Condition. The second edition of this important numismatic book by the scholar, ambassador and tutor to Charles I Louis, Elector Palatine. In text illustrations of coins throughout. Vellum cracked at joints and soiled, but binding intact and firm. [46], 917, [51 (index)] pp. Lacking the frontis. Size: Octavo (8vo). Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: History; Inventory No: 042306. .

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        De re vehicularum veterum libris duo.

      Accedit Pyrrhi Ligorii V.C. De vehiculis fragmentum nunquam ante publicatum ex bibliotheca sereniss reg. Christinæ. Cum ejusdem I. Schefferi Arg. annotationibus. Frankfurt, Ex officina Zunneriana, typis Johannis Andreæ, 1671. 4:o. Grav. extra titelblad,+ (6),+ 286,+ (2, blanka),+ 422 s. Med 36 träsnitt och 4 grav. illustrationer i texten. Litet hål sid. 133, med bokstavsförlust, ställvis lagerfläckig och pappersnötning mot slutet i övre marginal. Välbevarat samtida pergamentband, blåa snitt. Andr. Goetz Norimb. ägaranteckning på titelbladet, daterad 1756, och Bengt Löws namnteckning i blyerts. Collijn sp. 826. Fant 29. Lindroth Stormaktstiden, s. 209f. Ej i Cicognara. Första och enda upplagan av Schefferus viktiga arbete om antika vagnar och fortskaffningsmedel, vilket idag betraktas som hans viktigaste bidrag till den klassiska arkeologin. Vid sidan av textbelägg använder han sig av tillgänglig bilddokumentation -huvudsakligen mynt- kombinerat med ett "... levande sinne för tekniska och kulturhistoriska realiteter". Utgåvan av Pyrrhus Ligorios "De vehiculis ...", i latinsk översättning från italienskan av Claudius Örnhielm och med noter av Schefferus, är första upplagan av detta arbete, och återfinns på sid. 369-412. Pyrrho Ligorio (1530-80) var arkitekt från Neapel och verksam i Rom och Ferrara. Hans efterlämnade samling av ritningar och manuskript kom genom omvägar att slutligen hamna i Turin, där Karl Emanuel av Savoyen köpte dem för 18.000 dukater. Drottning Kristina lät i Turin, på väg till Rom, kopiera 12 av volymerna, vilka sedan hamnade i Vatikanbiblioteket. Utifrån dessa kopior trycktes under 1600-talet ett flertal texter, bl.a. denna

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        AMERICA: BEING THE LATEST, AND MOST ACCURATE DESCRIPTION OF THE NEW WORLD...COLLECTED FROM MOST AUTHENTICK AUTHORS, AUGMENTED WITH LATER OBSERVATIONS AND ADORN'D WITH MAPS AND SCULPTURES, BY JOHN OGILBY

      London: Printed by the Author, 1671.. Engraved frontispiece, thirty-seve plates (six portraits, thirty-one views and plans [two of these folding, twenty-nine double- page]), nineteen maps (two folding, seventeen double-page), sixty-six engraved illustrations. Ruled in red throughout, title printed in red and black. Folio. Contemporary English paneled calf gilt, covers with paneling tooled with fillets and roll tools, the inner panels with lozenge-shaped stylized floral-spray tools, expertly repaired, the spine in seven compartments with raised bands, green morocco lettering-pieces in the second and third compartments lettered in gilt, edges stained in gilt. Portrait facing p.60 expertly remargined, some small neat repairs to margins and folds. Very good. In a tan morocco-backed cloth box, lettered in gilt on spine. A very fine large copy of Ogilby's first edition of this important work, here ruled in red for presentation and including the rare Lords Proprietors map of Carolina. The binding, the size and the rubrication of this copy of Ogilby's most important publication all suggest that this copy was prepared for presentation. The ruling in red of a book (an essential part of manuscript production in the middle ages) had come to be a costly extra process by the second half of the 17th century, and one that was reserved for copies of books that were intended for presentation. The McGill University copy of Francis Willughby's ORNITHOLOGY (published in 1678) was edited by John Ray and presented by him to Samuel Pepys (probably when he was President of the Royal Society) - it is ruled in red. From the spine labels on the present volume which are lettered "Ogilby's / Atlas / Vol.3. / America" it is clear that this copy formed part of a collection of works published by Ogilby, that were placed under the general title of "Ogilby's Atlas" by the 18th-century owner and would probably have included his volumes on Africa, Asia, China and Japan. The present copy is also unusual in that it contains the so-called Lords Proprietors map "A New Discription [sic] of Carolina By Order of the Lords Proprietors" - a map that was commissioned by Ogilby for this work, but which was not included in the earlier issues of the book as it was apparently not available until, at the earliest, 1672 and possibly as late as 1675. The present copy is the second issue of the first edition and is complete. Our definition of the first three issues of the first edition is as follows: 1) dated 1671, with both the "Arx Carolina" plate and the "Virginia pars australis..." map, without the "Carolina" map, possibly without the "Barbados" map, and with the plate list including the "Arx…" and "Virginia...," but not the "Carolina" or "Barbados." 2) dated 1671, with the "Carolina..." map replacing both the "Arx..." plate and the "Virginia..." map. The "Barbados" map is included, but the plate list still includes the "Arx…" and "Virginia...," but not the "Carolina" or "Barbados." 3) dated 1671, with the "Carolina..." map replacing both the "Arx..." plate and the "Virginia..." map. The "Barbados" map is include, and the plate list has been removed and substituted by a reset cancel that no longer includes either the "Arx…" or the "Virginia...," but probably still does not include the "Carolina" or "Barbados." These definitions are somewhat at variance with Cumming GEOGRAPHICAL MISCONCEPTIONS, Baer MARYLAND and EUROPEAN AMERICANA - but they all contradict each other to some degree as well, and none of them agree with either Sabin or Borba de Moraes. The work is an English translation of Arnold Montanus' DE NIEUWE EN ONBEKENDE WEERELD, but with a number of additions concerning New England, New France, Maryland and Virginia. The work is divided into three books or sections and an appendix: the first gives an overall survey of the most important voyages and expeditions to the Americas; the second book offers a description of Mexico, the Caribbean Islands, Bermuda, and North America; the third deals with South America and the appendix includes a miscellany of information including notes on the "Unknown South-Land," the "Arctick Region," and the search for the northwest passage. ARENTS 315A. BAER MARYLAND 70A-C (ref). BORBA DE MORAES, p.626 (ref). CHURCH 613. EUROPEAN AMERICANA 671/204-207 (ref). JCB III:227-228. SABIN 50089. STOKES VI, p.262 (ref). K.S. van Eerde, JOHN OGILBY AND THE TATE OF HIS TIMES, p.107. WING O-165. Carolina map: CUMMING SOUTHEAST IN EARLY MAPS 70. DEGREES OF LATITUDE 13.

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        A Priest to the Temple

      London - Benjamin Tooke, 1671 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. An interesting book of practical advice for country clergymen. The second edition, with a new preface by Barnabas Oley. George Herbert (3 April 1593 1 March 1633) was a Welsh born English poet, orator and Anglican priest. Being born into an artistic and wealthy family, he received a good education that led to his holding prominent positions at Cambridge University and Parliament. After the death of King James and at the urging of a friend, Herbert acquired aninterest in ordained ministry. In 1630, in his late thirties he gave up his secular ambitions and took holy orders in the Church of England, spending the rest of his life as a rector of the little parish of Fugglestone St Peter with Bemerton St Andrew, near Salisbury. He was noted for unfailing care for his parishioners, bringing the sacraments to them when they were ill, and providing food and clothing for those in need. Henry Vaughan said of him a most glorious saint and seer. Condition: In a roan binding. Externally, a trifle worn. Slight loss to leather at head and tail of spine. Loss to paper of spine label. Internally, binding loosening in places. Endpapers missing. Slight marginal evidence of past worming. Generally bright and clean. Overall: GOOD (ONLY).

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        The Natural and Experimental History of Winds, &c. Written in Latin by the Right Honourable FRANCIS Lord Verulam, Viscount St Alban Translated into English by R. G. Gent.

      London: Printed for Anne Moseley, 1671. Early Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Folio. (10),92,(8)pp. A translation, by Robert Gentili, of "Historia Ventorum". Bound to style in full calf; spine in six compartments with raised bands; red leather lettering label, gilt; boards tooled in blind in a "Cambridge" style design. Marbled endpapers. A fine copy. The English translation of the Historia Ventorum was first published in 1652. ESTC R31268. Wing B306.

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        Fama Mundi, Oder Zeit- und Welt-Trompeter: Das ist: Neu-Gregorianischer- und Alt-Julianisch Europaeischer Land- und Meeres-Geschichten Calender ... mit nicht geringer Mühe und möglichem Fleiß calculiret, Auff das Jahr ... M.DCLXXII (1672) ... Worinnen abgehandelt werden Warhafftige und nachdenckliche Geschichten, so Zeithero wider-Einsetzung Caroli II. Königs in Engel- Schott- und Irrland, auch denen benachbarten Hochmögenden Herren General-Staaden von Holland, zu Wasser und Land sich begeben und zugetragen, etc. ... Auch einen nützlichen Hauß-Artzney-Calender. - Anhang mit besonderem Titel: Zeit- und Welt-Trompeter, Oder Grosse Practica, Uber den Europaeischen Land- Meer- und Geschichts-Calender. Das ist: Muthmassiges Anziehen auff die künfftige der Sonnen und des Mondes ... Wirckungen ... Mit untermengten ergötzlichen schönen Lustbringenden Land- und Meers-Geschichten, so allesambt, mit schönen Sinnreichen Klug-reden, und Lehr-bringenden Versen vermis

      Nürnberg, Kramer 1671. 20 cm. (30, einschl. Kupfertitel); (28) Seiten mit Kupfertitel, Titel und Kalender rot und schwarz gedruckt. Rückenbroschur - Matthäus S. 1185 - VD17 27:713528Q - VD17 27:713543Q - 24 Seiten Kalendarium mit Historiendarstellung aus der englischen Geschichte, mit einem lehrreichen Sitten- und Tugend-Calender und einem nützlichen Hauß-Artzney-Calender. Am unteren Rand Monatsverse, anschließend Aderlaßtafel. die Practica beginnt mit dem Kapitel über Sonnen- und Mondfinsternisse, anschließend Jahreszeiten- und Monatskapitel, die mit Land-und Meers-Geschichten, sinnreichen Klug-Reden und lehrbringenden Versen angereichert werden. Am Schluß die Kapitel über Krieg, Krankheit und Fruchtbarkeit. Die Seiten der Practica sind am Rand beschädigt. Die letzten 5 Blatt mit geringem Textverlust. Titelblatt mit 2 Fehlstellen in der Bordüre -

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        Les Termes de la Ley Or, Certain difficult and obscure Words and Terms of the Common Laws and Statutes of this Realm now in use expounded and explained . . . With an Addition of above one hundred Words [etc.]. Wing R291; Cowley 163

      A late-seventeenth century edition of the first English law dictionary (and the first English dictionary of any kind), published over the course of almost four centuries; with the Law French and English entries in parallel columns. Contemporary unlettered calf, lightly rubbed, a very good crisp copy; with the frontispiece of the arms of Charles II preceding the title. Printed by J. Streater, James Flesher, and Henry Twyford [etc.], London, 1671.

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        Transactions of the High Court of Chancery, Both by Practice and President . . . And all special Orders in extraordinary Cases, which are to be found in the Registers Office as they are quoted by Terms, Years, and Books [etc.]. Second Edition. Wing T1953

      The first published equity cases, reaching back to the mid-16th century and including Ellesmere's dicta while Lord Chancellor, disclosing and providing access to the evolving and increasing procedural and substantive precedent governing chancery. Modern 1/2 calf, some marginal repairs, cut close; a usable copy. Printed for R. Best and J. Place . . . in Holborn, London, 1671.

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        Littleton's Tenures, in French and English. Wing L2588

      First edition to provide both the Law French text and its English translation, with a marvelous series of provenances, once the copy of Edmund Trowbridge, Edmund T. Dana, Joseph G. Cogswell, Alex H. Everett, Edward Everett, William Everett and others. Later green morocco extra gilt, a trifle worn, but quite pretty. Printed by John Streater, James Flesher [etc.], London, 1671.

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        Origines Juridiciales, or Historical Memorials of the English Laws, Courts of Justice, Forms of Tryal, Punishment in Cases Criminal, Law-Writers, Law-Books . . . Innes of Court and Chancery [etc.]. Second edition

      The foremost early treatise devoted to the history of the legal profession (particularly to the Inns of Court), still of value, termed "a pioneering work . . . and influential" by Dr. Baker and "the chief authority" by Holdsworth; with the six plates. Contemporary calf, worn, front board detached, embrowning; sound. Printed by Tho. Newcomb, for Abel Rober, John Martin [etc.], London, 1671.

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        LA SPADA DI HONORE. Libro Primo delle osservazioni cavaleresche. All?Ill.mo... Monsignore Francesco Giudice.

      In-24 gr. (mm. 147x80), 3 opere in 1 vol., p. pergam. coeva (risg. rifatti), 22 cc.nn., 374 pp.num., 28 cc.nn. (Indice - Lettera del Canonico Agostino Pinchiari all?A.). Uniti, con propri frontespizi, datati 1672 (qui pubblicati per la prima volta): "Editto del Re? Christianissimo Luigi XIV contro gli Duelli e Rincontri" + "Regolamento de? Signori Marescialli di Francia", toccante le Riparazioni d?Offese fra Gentilhuomini per l?esecutione dell?Editto contro Duelli e Rincontri, pp. 80,(2) (numeraz. continua). Il vol., ornato da fregi e grandi capilett., è illutrato da 8 belle tavv. f.t., inc. in rame, con gli stessi motivi allegorici dell?ediz. originale in-4 (Bologna, 1671), e con una figura emblematica xilografata al verso del frontesp. "Mancano": occhietto, antiporta e ritratto dell?A. ?Opera morale assai importante sui doveri dei cavalieri, dove il bolognese Gessi (1613-1671) chiama più volte in causa la "Gerusalemme liberata" del Tasso come testo di riferimento per le questioni d?onore e inserisce molte illustrazioni che rappresentano scene del poema? così Diz. Biograf. Italiani, LIII, p. 478. Cfr. Gelli,178 per la prima ediz. del 1671 - Praz, p. 348: ?with 8 copperplates (should be 10)? - Cat. Piantanida,I,298 (anche la sua copia con 8 tavv.). Esemplare ben conservato.

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        Composizione e passioni dè Vetri, overo dimostrazioni fisico-matematiche delle Gocciole, e dè Fili del Vetro, che rotto in qualsisia parte tutto quanto si stritola

      Livorno, Giovanni Vincenzo Bonfigli, 1671. In 8vo; cc. 10 n.nn., pp. 96. Diagrammi intercalati nel testo. Pergamena coeva. All?inizio un breve trattato di Francesco Redi: Osservazioni intorno a quelle Gocciole e Fili di Vetro, che rotte in qualsiasi parte tutte quante si stritolano. Rara edizione originale. Riccardi II, 395; Cat.of 17th Century Italian Books in the British Library, pag. 796.

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        Nova & Exacta Corographia Latii sive Territori Romani. Iuxta veterem et novum Situm: parallela nominum comparatione elaborata. Studio et opera Authoris, & P. Innocenty Mattei Monachi Camaldulensis.

      Amsterdam, 1671 circa. Carta tratta dal "Latium" del Kircher e disegnata da Innocenzo Mattei incisione in rame all'acquaforte, cm 34,5 x 45,2 (alla lastra) pi? margini, titolo in cartiglio in basso a destra, piccola legenda a 16 voci in alto a destra con elencate le Porte di Roma. Athanasius Kircher (Germania, Geisa 1602 - Roma, 1680) fu gesuita tedesco e monaco camaldolese. Educato a Fulda divenne voracemente curioso e coltiv? i pi? svariati interessi, dagli studi filosofici e umanistici a quelli fisico matematici. Fu senz'altro uno degli uomini pi? influenti della sua epoca: fu nominato da papa Clemente X geografo pontificio, fu chiamato al Collegio Romano per la cattedra di matematica, fisica e lingue orientali, e fu profondo conoscitore della Cina, dell'Egitto (del 1652 ? la "Corographia originis Nili") e dell' Etiopia; tradusse scritti orientali (del 1676 ? lo scritto l'"Arca di No?") e per vari anni lavor? intensamente sui geroglifici egiziani, sostenendo di averli decifrati (malgrado buona parte dei suoi presupposti e delle sua tarduzioni siano stati smentiti). Effettu? uno studio scientifico sull'evoluzione della terra e sulle sue caratteristiche fisiche; scrisse un trattato sul funzionamento della bussola magnetica; a lui si deve la lanterna magica, per la quale ? probabilmente conosciuto ai pi?. Le mappe del suo libro, il "Mundus Subterraneus" (1665), uno studio sulla natura e sulla geologia della terra, che tratta di vulcani e terremoti, furono le prime a descrivere le maree e le correnti oceaniche, oltre a mostrare l'ubicazione di tutti i vulcani conosciuti all'epoca. Carta con alcuni piccoli strappetti al margine bianco superiore, un paio di leggeri punti di ossidazione e una leggera piega verticale sul lato sinistro, ma nell'insieme comunque molto buona.

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        Les Memoires Du Voyage De Monsieur Le Marquis De Ville au Levant, Ou l`Histoire curieuse du Siege de Candie

      Comprenant en trois parties tout ce qui s`est passé, tant avant l`arrivée & sous le commandement de ce General, que sous celuy de Mr. le Marquis de S. André Montbrun, jusques à la prise de la Place. Le tout tiré des Memoires de J. B. Rostagne, Secretaire d`Estat & des Finances de S. A. R. & tesmoin oculaire de ce qu´il dit: & de plusieurs autres tres-fideles & tres-curieuses. Amsterdam, Henry & Theodore Boom 1671. 12:o. Engraved frontespiece,(10),320 pp. Contemorary full vellum, handwritten title on spine. Frontespiece with watersoiling to lower edge, title and next leave with watersoiling. Small spot on ffep and two small spots lower margin on title. Else a nice clean copy. 13,5 x 8 cm

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        HISTOIRE DE CONSTANTINOPLE DEPUIS LE REGNE DE L'ANCIEN JUSTIN, jusqu'à la fin de l'Empire. Traduite sur les Originaux Grecs par Mr COUSIN, President en la Cour des Monnoyes. DEDIE'E A MONSEIGNEUR DE POMPONE Secretaire d'Estat..

      En la Boutique de Pierre Rocolet, Chez Damien Foucault, Paris, 1671 - 1674. First edition. In French. (16)+938+791+(13)+844+(19)+699+(11)+705+(17)+1046+(10)+1110+(3)+679 pages. 8 vol. Contemporary full-leather binding. Gilt-Ornamented Spine. Raised bands. Patterned edges. Engraved vignettes. Handwritten and printed etiquettes on spine, numbered 611 - 618. Volume 1, 4, 7 and 8 with small part lost on top of spine. Volume 3 transparently dampstained, on 8 leafs in the Avertissement. Volume 4 dampstained i margin. Volume 5 slightly transparantley dampstained on the inside of the covers, and partly in corpus. Volume 6 partly, slightly dampstained i margin. Volume 7 slightly damstained in margin, and the past third of the book with more serious, but transparent damage. No loss of text in any volume, and else the condition is very good.. Louis Cousin (1627-1707)

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        Historia delle guerre civili di Polonia divisa in cinque libri.

      Progresso dell'armi Moscovite contro Polacchi. Relatione della Moscovia, e Svetia, e loro governi. Di don Alberto Vimina Bellunese. Venedig Appreso Gio. Pietro Pinelli, 1671. 4:o. (8),+ 231, 236-368 s. Fuktrand från s. 45. Liten pappersförlust i marginalen på s. 103. Diskret bläcknotering på försättsbladet. Svart hfrbd från 1800-talet med guldornerad rygg och blindpressade pappärmar, stänkta snitt. Med J. G. Sparwenfelds något beskurna namnteckning på titelbladet, och ur Ericsbergs bibliotek. Ej i Bring Itineraria. Warmholtz 4371, för delen som rör Sverige. Carlander II, 176. Består av tre delar: 1. Delle guerre civili de Polonia. 2. Relatione de Moscovia, och 3. La Svetia. Den venetianske poeten och diplomaten Alberto Vimina (hette egentligen Michele Bianchi) (1603-67) sändes i början av 1650-talet av republiken Venedig till Kosackhetmanen Chmelnitskij i Ukraina för att försöka förmå denne att gå i krig mot turkarna. Detta företag omöjliggjordes dock då krig bröt ut mellan kosackerna och Polen. Det var Viminas resa hem till Venedig som tog omvägen över Sverige. Han vistades i landet något halvår 1653-54, och mycket av hans skildring förefaller vara skriven under tiden, dock med en del senare gjorda tillägg. Vimina sändes senare på diplomatiskt uppdrag till Moskva, inte heller där nådde han några resultat. Behållningen av hans vidlyftiga resande blev istället dessa postumt publicerade skildringar. Viminas skildring av Sverige bygger, enligt Curt Weibull (Skandia 1973), delvis på egna iakttagelser och delvis på Henricus Soterus verk "Svecia, sive de Suecorum regis dominiis et opibus." (1631) och den däri ingående uppsatsen av Anders Bure. Vimina beskriver Sveriges geografi och det svenska folkets seder och bruk, samt även de exotiska lapparna. Med djup beundran skildrar han drottning Kristina och hennes hov. Här framlägger han den för svensk propaganda oacceptabla ståndpunkten att Kristina redan som svensk drottning i hemlighet övergått till katolicismen. Enligt Warmholtz, "en sälsynt bok" och "Man finner hos honom, ibland flere oriktigheter, ochså någre grundade anmärkningar om Sweriges då varande tillstånd". Bra proveniens ur orientalisten och lärdomsgiganten Johan Gabriel Sparwenfelds (1655-1727) bibliotek. Han köpte under sina olika resor mängder av böcker och handskrifter, och donerade sedan många av sina böcker till olika bibliotek, t.ex. sällsynta böcker och manuskript på arabiska, persiska etc. till Uppsala

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