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        Mysteria Gemina Antimonii, Das ist: Von den grossen Geheimnüssen deß Antimonii, In 2. Tractat abgetheilt: Deren Einer/ Die Artzeneyen zu anfallenden Menschlichen Kranckheiten offenbaret/ Der Ander aber/ Wie die Metallen erhöhet/ und in Verbesserung übersetzet werden / Mit mancherley künstlichen und Philosophischen ... Bereitungen/ ... illustrirt/ und ... publicirt worden Durch Johann Thölden/ Hessum.

      Mit Kupfertitel und einer gest. Tafel. 3 Bll., 380 S., 14 Bll. - Angebunden: Basilius Valentinus: Triumph-Wagen Antimonii, Fratris Basilii Valentini Benedictiner Ordens. Allen/ so den Grund der Uhralten Medicin suchen/ auch zu der Hermetischen Philosophie Beliebnis tragen/ ... und samt noch sieben andern gleichmässig höchstnutzlichen Tractätlein an den Tag gegeben / Durch Johann Thölden, Hessum. Nürnberg, Hoffmann und Lochner 1676. Mit Kupfertitel. 7 Bll., 467 S., 10 Bll. Prgt. d. Zt. I.: VD17 39:116623G Brüning 2589 Ferchl 523 Ferguson II, 415 Caillet 10424. - Seltene, nicht datierte Nürnberger Ausgabe des Hauptwerkes des bedeutenden Danziger Alchemisten von Suchten. Caillet datiert diese vorliegende Ausgabe irrtümlich auf 1604 und damit auf das gleiche Jahr wie die in Leipzig erschienene erste Sammelausgabe. "Suchten ist der geistige Urheber der Basilius-Valentinus-Schriften" (Ferchl). - Enhält die beiden Traktate "Vom Antimonio Oder Spießglas" und "Von der Transmutation und Veränderung der Metallen". - Zu Beginn die ausführliche Einleitung von Johann Thölde. - II.: VD17 3:602177H Brüning 2346 Ferchl 25 ADB II, 125 Chorinski 964 vgl. Caillet 809, Duveen 47, Ferguson I, 78, Honeyman 240f. - Erstmals 1604 erschienen. Enthält u.a. Übersetzungen von Bacon, Rodocher und Hollandus. - "Triumph-Wagen Antimonii" gilt als das bedeutenste Werk von Basilius Valentinus. Es handelt sich um eine Monographie des Antimons. - Decken mit kleineren Wurmlöchern, die sich auf den ersten und letzten Blättern fortsetzen. Gebräunt.

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      De L'Imprimerie Royale, Paris 1676 - [14],463,[1],[8]pp. Quarto (28 x 22 cm). Full navy calf, ruled in gilt and blind, with overall decoration within gilt and ornamented rules of fleurs-de- lys and other ornaments, a.e.g., attributed to Milpied. Engraved pictorial extra-title, and 226 engraved illustrations in text. Small surface chips at extreme crown and toe of spine, lower joint cracking at crown, fore- edge of front free endsheet a bit nicked and frayed, scattered foxing and occasional marginal smudges, early ownership inscriptions to title with a faint shadow of a tidemark at the gutter, clean marginal tears in B1 and S4 (with no loss), early manuscript poem on blank [464]; early ink doodles across extreme upper margin of page 184; withal, a good, sound copy. Marbled board slipcase. First edition of this verse translation by Isaac Benserade, concluding with an amusing acrostic utilizing the names of Louis XIV and Madame de Ludre. The beautiful engraved extra- title is by Sébastien Le Clerc after Charles Le Brun. The 226 text engravings are by Le Clerc and Francois Chauveau. Prefatory "Lettre de m. Le Brun a m. de Benserade." "Édition recherchée uniquement à cause de grav[ures] ." - Brunet. BRUNET IV:288. TCHEMERZINE-SCHELER I:614.

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        Curiositez inouyes, hoc est: curiositates inauditae de figuris Persarum talismanicis, horoscopo patriarcharum et characteribus coelestibus Jacobi Gaffarelli, latinè cum Notis quibusdam ad figuris editae, opera M. Gregorii Michaelis, [...].

      Hamburgi, apud Gothofredum Schultzen, bibliopol., 1676, in-12, leg. coeva in piena pergamena, tagli rossi, pp. [12], 290, [2]. Con doppio front., il primo inciso in rame da J. Wichman, con sottoscrizione: Hamburgi, apud Gothofredum Schultzen; prostant ad Amsterdam, apud Ianssonio Waesbergios, 1676, e 15 tavole in xilografia in fine. In questo volume non sono state legate 24 carte di preliminari (i 3 fascicoli segnati con asterischi), né la seconda parte costituita dalle note di Gregorio Michele. L'edizione originale di questo libro è del 1629: è diviso in 4 parti: Quae Orientalis defenduntur, De sculptura talismanica Persarum, De horoscopo, De lectura stellarum. Dopo la pubblicazione l'opera fu condannata dalla Sorbona e l'autore fu costretto a una ritrattazione delle tesi (fra le altre una relazione fra le lettere ebraiche e le costellazioni celesti). Bruniture.

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        Corpus Juris Venatorio-Forestalis, Tripartitum, I, VII Diversorum.

      1676 - Jena, 1676. 2nd ed. A Seventeenth-Century Collection of Writings and Consilia About Forest and Game Laws Fritsch, Ahasver [1629-1701]. Corpus Juris Venatorio-Forestalis, Tripartitum, I. VII. Diversorum Auctorum Tractatus, Jus Venatorio-Forestale Concernentes. II. XXX. Consilia, Decisiones & Quaestiones de Eadem Materia. III. XX. Electorum, Principum ac Statuum Imperii, Ordinationes Venatorio-Forestales, Multaque Alia Edicta & Mandata &c. Complectens. Opus tam in Aulis Principum, Quam in foro Perquam Utile a Multis Hactenus Desideratum. Jena: Literis Samuelis Adolphi Mulleri (Impensis Johan. Theodoriet Davidis Fleischeri), 1676. [xiv], 114, 47, 68, 219, 284, 52 pp. Main text in parallel columns. Copperplate pictorial title page. Folio (12-1/2" x 7-1/2"). Contemporary sheep, blind rules to boards, "cx" gilt-stamped to head of front board, raised bands to spine, tiny later shelf label to head of spine. Light rubbing and some minor scuffing to boards, moderate rubbing to spine and extremities, small chip to head of front board, recent owner bookplate to front pastedown. Title page following pictorial title page printed in red and black. Moderate toning to text, somewhat heavier in places, occasional light foxing, "no: 550" in tiny hand to lower margin of pictorial title page. An attractive copy. $1,500. * Second edition. First published in 1675, this book collects Fritsch's writings and consilia dealing with the forest and game law of the Holy Roman Empire and the local laws of German states. Early game and land laws record the earliest attempts to preserve the environment. They also offer fascinating insights into social history due to their relevance to topics ranging from class structure to foodways. Other editions in 1677 and 1702. All are scarce. OCLC locates 9 copies of the second edition, 3 in North American law libraries (Harvard, UC-Berkeley, Yale). Das Verzeichnis der im Deutschen Sprachraum Erschienenen Drucke des 17. Jahrhunderts 1:015426N. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Teatro de los Dioses de la gentilidad. 3 vol.

      - Imprenta Real . Madrid, 1676. 21 cm. 3 vol. [I] 8 h., 679 p., 5 h. [II] 3 h., 590 p., 3 h. [III] 12 h., 516 p., 20 h. Con un grabado en el volumen III a final de texto. Enc. en pergamino, algo deslucido, papel tostado, sello en el frontispicio del vol. II. . dirigida al excenlentissimo señor Don Juan Francisco Pacheco Tellez Giron Velasco Gomez de Sandoual Toledo Mendoza y Aragon, duque de Vzeda, & co. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Commentarius in Ruzname Naurus sive Tabilae aequinoctiales novi Persarum and Turcarum anni

      Small 4to. Engraved frontispiece, 22 engraved plates. The two plates between p.62 and p.63 clearly supplied from another copy. Later speckled calf, rebacked, with four raised bands and a red morocco label to spine; boards rubbed and worn. Interior slightly browned throughout. With the bookplate of Georgios Arvanitidis, a noted collector of books on Greek and Turkish history, to the front pastedown endpaper. [xiv], 137, [19]index pp. Ausburg, Johann SchÖnigk f. Theophil GÖbel,

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        Musae subsecivae, seu Poetica Stromata

      Cantabrigiae, [i.e. Cambridge]: Ex Officina Joann. Hayes, celeberrimae Academiae Typographi, 1676. [6], 576pp, [12]. Eighteenth-century gilt-ruled calf. Rubbed, with chipping to spine, short cracks to joints. Armorial bookplate of the Dukes of Leeds to FEP. The first edition of a wide-ranging and substantial collection of Duport's original verse, dedicated to the Duke of Monmouth. Although better known for his classical translations, Musae subsecivae is a remarkable collection of entirely contemporary seventeenth-century Cambridge poetry; including pieces on or pieces dedicated to works by Francis Quarles, John Ray, Isaac Barrow, Andrew Melvil, John Cotton as well as those inspired by classical or biblical structures, works or subjects. Wing D2652.. First edition. 8vo.

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        Commentarius in Ruzname Naurus sive Tabilae aequinoctiales novi Persarum & Turcarum anni

      1676 - Small 4to. Engraved frontispiece, 22 engraved plates. The two plates between p.62 and p.63 clearly supplied from another copy. Later speckled calf, rebacked, with four raised bands and a red morocco label to spine; boards rubbed and worn. Interior slightly browned throughout. With the bookplate of Georgios Arvanitidis, a noted collector of books on Greek and Turkish history, to the front pastedown endpaper. [xiv], 137, [19]index pp. Ausburg, Johann SchÖnigk f. Theophil GÖbel, A rare Western work on Oriental astronomy, with a beautiful engraved facsimile of a Persian perpetual calendar. Georg Hieronymus Welsch (1624-1677) studied philology, philosophy and medicine in Augsburg, TÜbingen, Strasbourg and Padua. Upon returning to Augsburg he first worked as a physician before concentrating on Oriental languages and sciences. In this work he provides an overview of Turkish astronomy, together with a dissertation on a related manuscript in his possession. The manuscript, which is reproduced at the end of the main text, is a Persian perpetual calendar, now attributed to the 9th century Persian astronomer and mathematician Abu al-Wafa' (940-997/98). It features a calligraphic commentary in Ottoman Turkish, dating from the mid 17th century, which is also subject to analysis in Welsch's dissertation. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Geistreiches Gesang-Buch, an D. Cornelii Beckers Psalmen und Lutherischen Kirchen-Liedern, mit ihren Melodeyen unter Discant und Basso, sammt einem Kirchen-Gebeth-Buche.

      (Dresden, Paul August Hamann / Christoph Baumann, 1676). - 3 Teile in einem Band. (10), 371, (3 w.) SS., Bl. 372, 373-738, (24) SS. 72, (4) SS. Mit einem Kupferstich und einer ausfaltbaren Kupferstichtafel. Neuer Lederband mit Metallschließen. 4to. Schönes Exemplar des unter Kurfürst Johann Georg II. von Sachsen aufgelegten Gesangbuchs, darin als erster Teil die insgesamt vierte Auflage von Heinrich Schütz' Psalter. Die drei Teile mit eigenen Zwischentiteln (wo auch Druckort und Drucker genannt werden): "Der Psalter Davids, nach bekannten Kirchen-Melodeien. Durch D. Cornelium Beckern verfasset, aufs neue aber, mit Heinrich Schützens [.] eigenen Gesang-Weisen, aufgeleget", "Neu-eingerichtetes Gesang-Buch Herrn D. Martini Lutheri", und - mit selbständiger Paginierung - das "Kirchen-Gebeth-Buch". Die erste und zweite Auflage von Schützens Psalter (SWV 97a-256a) waren 1628 und 1640 erschienen, die dritte erweiterte Auflage (SWV 97-256) erschien 1661. Schütz, der bedeutendste deutsche Komponist des Frühbarock, führte den neuen konzertierenden Stil mit obligatem Generalbass aus Italien ein und vereinigte ihn höchst wirkungsvoll mit der deutschen Bibelprosa. - Der Gesamttitel hinter die Widmung gebunden. Der prachtvolle doppelblattgroße Kupferstich "Schütz in der alten Dresdner Schloßkirche im Kreise seiner Kantorei" (Abb. bei H. J. Moser, Heinrich Schütz, 2. Aufl. 1954, nach S. 496), den das erste Blatt in Versen erklärt, findet sich ausfaltbar am Schluss des Bandes. - Durchgehend gleichmäßig leicht gebräunt; kleine Fehlstellen am Unterrand des Faltkupfers fachmännisch hinterlegt. Von bemerkenswert guter Erhaltung. Bittinger S. 30 ff. RISM S 2285. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        De Jure Maritimo et Navali: or, a Treatise of Affairs Maritime and of Commerce [with "West Doore" in the imprint]. Not in Wing; compare Wing M2395

      The rare variant of the first edition of the most popular of all the early works on maritime law, written by Molloy, a member of both Lincoln's Inn and Gray's Inn, and "the first important English common lawyer to write a book about the law merchant". Contemporary mottled calf, rubbed, rebacked, two leaves with paper flaws, else quite crisp, six copies in ESTC, none in a law library; the Taussig copy. Printed for John Bellinger in Cliffords-Inn Lane [etc.], London, 1676.

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        A newe mape of Poland done into English by I. Speede.

      Basset and Chiswell, London 1676 - Copper engraving, mm 415x528 (sheet size: mm 430x550), later hand colouring (as usual). English text on verso that provides a 17th Century description of Poland. Very good condition, with traces of old paper tape on versoA wonderful map, one of the most decorative and sought after maps of Poland. From Speed's Prospect of The Most Famous Parts of the World. . . , published by Bassett & Chiswell in 1676. Includes bird's-eye views of Cracow, Dantzick, Poznan, Crossen, Sandomiria and Breslaw across the top and costumes of polish gentlemen and gentlewomen, a silesian woman and bride and dantsick maid and bride on the sides. A good example, with minor restorations. Engraved by Dirk GrypJohn Speed was an English cartographer and historian. He is known as England's most famous Stuart period mapmaker. It was with the encouragement of William Camden that Speed began his Historie of Great Britaine, which was published in 1611. cartografia.

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        Kst.- Karte, v. Hans Jacob Schollenberger n. I.H.S.( = J.H. Seyfried ) bei Johannes Hoffmann, "Das Bisthum Wurtzburg in Francken".

      - mit altem Flächenkolorit, 1676, 40 x 53,5 Seltene Einblattdruckkarte, hier vorliegend in schönem Altkolorit ! Vergl. Brod-Mälzer K21. Cartographia Bavariae, S. 120. - Oben rechts die Titelkartusche, darunter Erklärungen. Oben links kleine Insetansicht von Bad Königshofen, unten rechts eine Gesamtansicht von Würzburg.

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        Bel ensemble de documents sur Lyon, XVIIe-XIXe.

      - 20 divers in-4 e in-folio 1676-1829 bon - Ecole vétérinaire de Lyon. François de Neufchateau (1750/1828), agronome, écrivain et homme politique, ministre de l'Intérieur. Lettre signée au citoyen Bredin. Paris, 24 brumaire an 7. En-tête. Sur les travaux relatifs à la translation de l'Ecole vétérinaire de Lyon « dans la maison des deux amans », les entrepreneurs se plaignant de ne pas être payés. Il n'a reçu aucun détail des comptes et s'en plaint, car les crédits ont été délivrés depuis longtemps. « Je viens d'écrire aux administrateurs du département pour qu'ils me transmettent sans aucun retard le compte des sommes payées, l'état de celles non acquittées, à quelle époque les constructions ont été terminées, quelles réparations il y a encore à faire et enfin les raisons qui ont empêché le payement [.] ». - Deux lettres évoquant l'incendie de la place Saint-Michel, qui fit 4 morts. « On attribue ce malheur à une vengeance ; cette maison n'était point habitée, l'escalier n'était pas posé. Début XIXe. - [Académie de Lyon]. Abbé Mongez, jésuite et bibliothécaire de l'Académie de Lyon. L.A.S. 4 pp. in-4. Lyon, 3 avril 1779. Intéressante lettre. « Je rédige sur votre conseil le catalogue des livres rares de notre bibliothèque et je profiterai de la permission que vous m'avez donnée de vous l'adresser, afin de me diriger par vos lumières dans cette rédaction. Je vous supplierai, monsieur, de ne pas oublier l'espérance dont vous m'avez flatté d'enrichir notre bibliothèque de vos ouvrages. Ils seront pour l'Académie une preuve de votre affection nouvelle [.] ». - Lettre de l'archevêque de Lyon recommandant « deux lyonnais bien dignes de votre intérêt [.], inventeurs d'une forme de parapluie qu'ils se proposent d'offrir au Roi [.] ». Lyon, 1829. 1 p. in-4. - 4 factures, en partie imprimées, d'un marchand chandelier lyonnais, Bonne, rue Vaubecour. Lyon, 1771-1804. - Belle facture en partie imprimée avec vignette, de l'hôpital général de la Charité de Lyon, pour frais d'enterrement. 1775. - Quittance de l'hôpital général de la Charité de Lyon pour un leg fait aux pauvres par un ancien conseiller du Roi et notaire lyonnais. 1776. Belle vignette. - [Compagnie des voitures des sels]. « Etat des avoines livrées à la Compagnie par monsieur Gabriel Oderieu négociant à Lyon en exécution des marchés faits avec luy [.] ». Lyon, 12 may 1756. Signé par les deux parties. - Mémoire des frais pour un voyage de Lyon à Paris en mars 1676, et des dépenses faites dans la capitale. 2 pp. in-4. - Imprimé : « Extrait d'un mémoire sur le projet d'un plan général de la ville de Lyon [.], par Morand, architecte ». 4 pp. in-4. Imprimé à Lyon, 1767. - Académie de Lyon. Diplôme d'associé correspondant de la Société libre d'agriculture, histoire naturelle et arts utiles de Lyon (comité d'agriculture), signé par le président et le secrétaire. Lyon, 22 thermidor an 11. En partie imprimé avec cachet de cire rouge. - lettre de la citoyenne veuve de Gaspard Félix Beniqué « l'une des malheureuses victimes assassinées, au nom de la loi, par les monstres qui ont trop longtems rempli cette commune de deuil et d'épouvante », demandant la restitution de ses biens. Prairial an 3. - Certificat de décès d'un enfant de 10 ans entré à l'Hôtel-Dieu de Lyon. 1755. Jolie vignette. - Deux documents d'état-civil à l'en-tête biffé de « Commune Affranchie » + une lettre concernant les comptes d'une propriété du Beaujolais. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        A New and Accurat Map of the World; Drawne according to ye truest Descriptions latest Discoveries & best Observations yet have been made by English or Strangers

      London: Bassett & Chiswell, 1676. unbound. Map. Engraving. Image 15 1/2" x 20 1/2". Page 17 1/2" x 22" Map. Engraving. Image 15 1/2" x 20 1/2". Page 17 1/2" x 22". This outstanding double-hemisphere map sets world geography in the context of astronomy and mythology. Published in 1651 and building on the insight and practices of Dutch Golden Age cartography, it is one of the earliest and most impressive English-language world maps. It illustrates both the known and the unknown: the detailed coasts of New England and New France are offset by scattered knowledge of North America's west coast, and the in-depth rendering of Africa and Asia is balanced by the little-explored "almost third part of the world" labelled here as "the Southerne Unknowne Land," not to mention the Arctic north. Scattered texts tell the history of important discoveries by Columbus, Magellan, Sir Francis Drake, and others, and they are complemented by small portraits of some of these important figures around the border of the map. All of this impressive terrestrial information is surrounded by images and ideas of the heavens. Constellation maps of the northern and southern hemispheres are flanked by illustrations of the four elements: water, earth, fire and air. Diagrams in the corners of the map describe solar and lunar eclipses and other astronomical knowledge. In this hard-to-find uncolored state, the map reveals its fineness of its engraving and design. The map is in very good condition with no chips or tears. Discoloration at margin edges, not affecting the image. State 4 English text verso. John Speed (1552-1629), born in Cheshire and a tailor by profession until he was 50, is widely considered to be the most famous English cartographer of the 17th century. He is noted for placing England in the mainstream of map publishing, an industry which was at the time dominated by the Dutch. From his seminal atlas called A Prospect of the most Famous Parts of the World.

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        Quinti Horatii Flacci, Poëmata, scholiis sive annotationibus instar Commentarii illustrata, à Joanne Bond.

      Editio nova. Amstelodami: apud Danielem Elzevirium 1676. With copperengraved title-page. 12mo. 334 + [4] pp. Well-preserved copy bound in beautiful contemporary red morocco richly gilt on spine and boards, with inner silk-boards with ornamental borders, all edges gilt. * Willems 1517. Berghman 2070. Brunet III, 318: "Édition très jolie

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        Histoire Generale des Larrons. Das ist: Beutelschneider / oder Warhaffte Beschreibung / der Diebs-Historien. Darinnen der Beutelschneider / Diebe und Rauber Verschlagenheit / Räncke / Tücke und Mordthaten in Franckreich begangen; ... 3 Teile in 1 Bd.

      Frankfurt: Herman von Sand, 1676. hardcover. Gut. Mit Kupfertitel. "Auß dem Frantzösischen in die Hoch-Teutsche Sprach übersetzt". Kl.-8vo. Neuerer Pappband, 10 Bll., 633 S. VD17 5002:737380F. Vgl. Bircher A 4070. Fromm 4401, Goedeke III, 246. Spätere deutsche Ausgabe, die erste erschien 1627. - Knapp beschnittenes Exemplar, mit "Elefantenhaut" als Bezugspapier neu gebunden. Kleiner Stempel einer Klosterbibliothek auf dem fünften Blatt. Innen sauber, vereinzelt ganz leicht stockfleckig.

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        Relation om dhen herlige victorie, som dhen högste gudh hans kongl. mayst. aff Swerige och dhesz rättmätige wapn emoot konungen aff Danmarck förleden den 4 decemb. 1676 uthi dhet under Lund förelupne slaget nådigst förlähnt hafwer. Medh en nogare förteckning än för detta på alla eröfrade estandarder och fahnor/ dheslijkest inbrachte fångar; så ock medh hwad accord Helsingborgz slott kort effter dhetta slaget til dhe swenske sigh gifwit hafwer.

      Sthlm, N. Wankijff, (cirka 1676). 4:o. (18,2 blanka) s. Trevligt mönstrat pappbd från 1900-talets början med mörkröd titeletikett i skinn på frampärmen. Lätt nött rygg. Gammal bläckpaginering. En del lagerfläckar, mest i övre marginalen. De sista sidorna med tilltagande fuktrand i nedre marginalen. Klemming Sveriges krig s. 195. Warmholtz Bibliotheca historica Sueo-Gothica 5006. Cappelin Hvar finns Skåne beskrifvet s. 75. Trycktes även på tyska. Med listor över 19 erövrade standar och 40 dito fanor samt de tillfångatagna danska militärerna, bland annat sju trumpetare och en pukslagare.

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        Das eröffnete Lust-Haus der Ober- und Nieder-Welt; bey mehrmaliger Unterredung, vor dißmal so wol, von der Natur, Welt, Himmel, und dem Gestirn, insgemein, als auch insonderheit von dem Mond, der Sonnen, und allen übrigen wandelbaren Sternen; imgleichen von den Haar-Sternen, oder Kometen, wie auch gestirnten Einflüssen, Stuffen-Jahren, Talismannen, oder vermeinten Krafft-Bildern. und Geburts-Zeichen.

      Nürnberg Endter 1676 - (20,5 x 16,5 cm). (14) 1576 (32) S. Mit gestochenem Frontispiz, 28 (2 gefalteten) Kupfertafeln und 1 Textkupfer. Pergamentband der Zeit. Einzige Ausgabe. - "Populärwissenschafliches Werk zur Astronomie, mit vielen Kuriosa u(nd) Anekdoten; u.a. ein ausführl(iches) Kapitel über Kometenerscheinungen und deren Auslegung. Die Kupfer zeigen astronomische ('Der Mond durchs Perspektiv') wie auch astrologische Darstellungen, Planetenfiguren, Tierkreiszeichen usw." (Dünnhaupt). - Das in Form eines Gesprächs verfasste Werk ist noch deutlich der kosmographischen Tradition verpflichtet, mit zahlreichen mythologischen, kabbalistischen und legendären Einflechtungen. Francisci lässt hier vier Diskutanten über Gott und die Welt streiten und beschreibt neben vielen Wundergeschichten die "Stern-Kunst" als Hilfswissenschaft zur besseren Kenntnis Gottes. Die Kupfertafeln gehen teilweise auf die Selenographie von Hevelius zurück, dem Francisci dieses Werk widmet, den er überschwänglich preist und zu dessen Popularisierung er damit wesentlich beiträgt. Die Bandbreite der diskutierten Meinungen wird durch die gleichberechtigte Nebeneinanderstellung des geozentrischen und des heliozentrischen Systems anschaulich dokumentiert. Daneben beschäftigt sich das Lust-Haus auf über 100 Seiten mit der Physiognomie und Geologie des Mondes. - Der vorwiegend in Nürnberg lebende Francisci (1627-1694) wurde von Gottsched zu den einflussreichsten Autoren der Barockzeit gezählt. - Frontispiz und Titel mit kleinen Randfehlstellen und auf Japanpapier aufgezogen. Die beiden folgenden Blätter gering angerändert. Eine Tafel mit restauriertem Durchriss. Stellenweise leicht gebräunt. Ein Textblatt mit braunem Fleck in der rechten unteren Ecke. Vorsätze erneuert. Einband gering fleckig und die vorderen Kanten mit kleinen Aufplatzungen. Insgesamt, trotz der angegebenen Mängel, schönes und gut erhaltenes Exemplar. - Dünnhaupt II, 1535, 26 (mit 26 Kupfern); VD17 14:626716T; Graesse II, 626; Brüning 1279

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        Cassandra: The Fam'd Romance. The Whole Work in Five Parts Written originally in French, and Now Elegantly rendred into English by Sir Charles Cotterell, Master of Ceremonies to His Late Majesty of Blessed Memory, and to our present Soveraign Charles II....

      First Edition. Folio. Original full leather binding. 7 raised bands, with gilt ornamentation and label to spine. A little bumping and rubbing with some splitting to the spine edge. Armorial plate to the inside front board. Various inscriptions (see notes below). Frontis engraving. There is a little nicking to the edge of the engraving. Title in red and black. Closed tear to the title page. [viii], 1-576. pages. Most of the book is clean and tidy, but with a little marking to the last few pages. Overal a decent copy. A gift and legacy of the Earls of Lindsay. An old inked inscription to verso of the Frontis states "The legacy of King Charles the 1st to Montague Earl of Lindsey. L. M. Bertie." There is another copy of Bertie's signature on the book dated 1732. This would appear to be Capt. Lord Montagu Bertie (died 1753). He was the great grandson of the Earl referred to. (Montagu Bertie, 2nd Earl of Lindsey). The term "legacy" here cannot be taken literally, and is more likely to refer to the statement to the title. Both the King and the Earl were dead by the time of publication of the book. A large armorial plate to the inside front board states "The Hon. James Bertie esq. of Westminster. Second son to James late Earl of Abingdon 1702." These were the son and grandson of Montague the second earl A further inscription to the inside front board states "The gift of Montague Earl of Abingdon to Charles Bertie Rector of Uffington." Charles another of the sons of the second earl (and brother of James whose bookplate is here) - so the book would appear to have moved around the family. The important relative here is Montagu (or Montague) Bertie, 2nd Earl of Lindsay. He was a Royalist, courtier, Member of Parliament and Gentleman of the Privy Chamber. He fought for Charles in the Civil War and was wounded at Naseby. He remained at the side of the King through the war, his surrender, imprisonment and execution.

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        Sciagraphia historiae Aethiopicae, sive regni Abessinorum, quod vulgo perperam Presbyteri Johannis vocatur, deo volente, aliquando in lucvem proditurae.

      Jenae, ex Officina Orientali Samuelis Krebsii, 1676. - Title page and 38 unnumbered pages of text. Half cloth binding from around 1870 with gilt spine-lettering and marbled boards. Very good condition outside, text shows browning and foxing. Stamp on reverse of title page. A particularly scarce and hardly known work, preceding Ludolf's famous publication on Ethiopia by a full 5 years and at the same time Ludolf's very first publication! - This is a preliminary outline of the material to be covered extensively in Ludolf's 'Istoria Aethiopica', which was published in three volumes from 1681 to 1693. Job Ludolf, a German German scholar, and the 'founder of Ethiopistics' (Katalog der Eutiner Landesbibliothek) gathered the most important information available about Ethiopia in his time, working for a time in collaboration with one of the Ethiopian monks who stayed in Rome. In addition to his monumental history of the country, he wrote dictionaries and grammars of Ge'ez and Amharic. His intensive studies of Ethiopian culture and life made his work the best 17thcentury source on the region described. 'A most important work on Abyssinia' (transl. from Paulitschke). 'Of an importance transcending his own time'. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Gesamtans., mit Darstellung der Beschiessung 1675, "Abriß und eigentliche Beschreibnung Deß Schlosses und Stadt Wolgast in Pommern / Wie solches im Jahr 1675. den 1. November von Ihrer Churfürstlichen Durchl. zu Brandenburg zur Ubergab bezwungen worden".

      - Kupferstich ( anonym ), 1676, 15,5 x 25,3 ( die Ansicht ). Blattgröße 39,5 x 28 (H) Seltener Einblattdruck ! Drugulin, Nr. 2900 - Die Belagerungsansicht in der oberen Blatthälfte, darunter 2-spaltiger Typentext mit Darstellung der Stadtgeschichte. - Am linken Rand ein sehr gut restaurierter Einriß. In der letzten Zeile des Typentextes Sprache: Deutsch

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        Dictionarium Historico-Geographico-Poeticum : In quo debita serie tractantur Propria Nomina Deorum gentilium, hominum, regionum, urbium, marium, fluviorum, &c. Cumeorum Etymologia, Historia, Mythologa, Geographia, Chronologia, &c. multo magis, quam unquam antehac, aucta & emacukata. Ex quibus Fax accenditur Historicis, Poetis, & alijs Auctoribus: adeoque Theologiae ethnicae, & plurimarum rerum scitu dignitissimarum penetralia resererantur. Una cum minutiorum Tractatuum Appendicibus non contemnendis

      London: Guliemus Rawlins , 1676. Leatherbound. Very good. Unpaginated. 38.5 cm leatherbound folio with recent repairs to spine and hinges. Raised bands and gilt spine. Scuffing and wear to leather with bumped corners and edges. Gilt worn. Some ink marking to endpapers. Occasional staining to margins. Textblock clean and unmarked. Due to size and weight, additional shipping costs may apply. In addition to his work as a lexicographer, Francis Gouldman (1607-1689), was a member of the clergy with the Church of England. The dictionary is his best remembered work. The copy on offer is likely the third or fourth edition of the book, originally published in 1664. Latin language text.

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        The commentaries of C. Julius Caesar, Of his wars in Gallia And teh civil wars betwixt him an Pompey. Translated into English With many Excellent and Judicious Observations thereupon. As alos the Art of our Modern Training or tacktick practice. By Clement Edmonds Esquire, Remembrancer of the City of London. Whereunto is adjoyned teh Eight Commentari of the Wars in Gallia with some short Observations upon it. Together with the Life of Caesar, And an Account of his Medal revised, corrected, and enlarged.

      gr.-4. Tit., 24 Bll., 332 S. Mit 15 Kupfertaf. (dav. 9 doppelbl.-gr.). Ldr. d. Zt. Berieb. Rücken u. Ecken alt restaur. Vorsatzpapier in den Innengelenken durchtrennt. Stellenw. in den Außenrändern braunfleckig. Portraittaf. unterlegt. Die Kupfer zeigen Münzen (1), Portrait (1), Karten, Schlachten etc. Mit 2 Zwischentiteln, dat. 1676. - Title printed in red and black. - Clement Edmonds "had a high reputation for learning and as a writer on military art" (DNB) This translation of the Commentaries was first published in 1600. "This excellent and well-known exposition of Caesar was always popular. The text is divided into short chapters with critical and explanatory notes to each" (Cockle 71).

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        Joseph Keble

      1676. Book: The Statutes at Large from MDCXL until this Time, by Joseph Keble of Grays-Inne, Esquire, London, printed by The Assigns of John Bill and Christopher Barker, His Majesties Printers, Folio, (9½" x 15"), black letter text, printed marginalia, and wood-cut royal coat of arms on title page. Occasional contemporary marginal notes in ink, perhaps indicating an update amendment. Later plain calf, worn, recased (too narrow) leaving boards tight. Title page repaired without loss of text but with loss of border to corner, and similar occasional repairs to corners of first forty leaves, otherwise clean. A reasonable copy of a very rare and important text. This book provides a fascinating glimpse into 17th century British law, with a huge range of topics covered, including trade regulations, forestry, the press, theft, coinage, gambling, a detailed act for rebuilding London after the fire, financing the monarchy, regulation of Parliament, duty, sentencing and fines, government of the navy and so on. Keble wrote a number of important accounts of statutes which are relatively common. This rare volume covers one of the most controversial and interesting periods in English history.

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        The Kingdome of Persia with the cheefe cities and habites described  

      Double-page engraved map, 395 x 515 mm. London : Thomas Basset and Richard Chiswell, 

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        Brevis & fundamentalis manuductio ad orthographiam & etymologiam in lingua Germanica. Kurtze und gründliche Anleitung zu der RechtSchreibung und zu der WortForschung in der teutschen Sprache.

      Braunschweig, Zilliger, 1676 - Mit gestoch. Titel. 7 Bl., 223 S. Einzige Ausgabe dieses "posthum veranstaltete[n] Auszugs aus den deutschsprachigen orthographischen und etymologischen Schriften Schottelius" (Dünnhaupt 46). - Schottelius "wurde zum maßgeblichen Sprachgelehrten des 17. Jhs. [ ] Im Zentrum seiner Sprachtheorie stand die Wortforschung (etymologia), die neben der Etymologie im engeren Sinne auch Rechtschreibung, Aussprache, Wortartenlehre, Flexions- und Wortbildungsmorphologie umfaßte. Durch sein gesamtes Werk zieht sich die Überzeugung einer engen Verknüpfung von Sprache und Ethik. Sprachverfall und Sittenverfall waren für S. untrennbar miteinander verbunden" (NDB). - NDB XXIII, 499. - Vorsatz gestempelt. Tls. geringe Wurmspuren in der oberen Ecke (tls. leichter Buchstabenverlust). Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 650 Pgt. d. Zt. (kl. Klebezettel am unteren Kapital, leicht fleckig).

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        Antique Map-Duchy of Brabant-'S HERTOGENBOSCH-NETHERLANDS-Duval-1676

      - Title: 'Duche de Brabant et Ses Annexes' (the Duchy of Brabant and its annexes). This map shows Dutch and Belgian Brabant. Scale division in the lower right corner, cartouche with title and date in the edge of the image. Copperplate engraving on a verge type of hand laid paper. Later hand colouring. Description: This original antique map is the 1676 edition of a map originally published in 1668 by Duval.Artists and Engravers: Pierre Duval (1619-1683) was one of the most influential and prolific mapmakers and publishers working in Paris in the third quarter of the seventeenth century. He was the nephew of Nicolas Sanson, the leading French mapmaker of the period, and Geographer to the King of France from 1650. He was also responsible for providing maps for other Parisian editors of the period; Jollain, de Fer and Berey amongst others.� Condition: Excellent given age. Middle fold, as issued. Resotrations to both lower corners, left and top edges a little uneven. A small tear in the right margin backed with aacid-free archival tape. General age-related toning and/or occasional light stains from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: TPC-Expo-P4-16 The overall size is ca. 20.5 x 16.7 inch. The image size is ca. 20.1 x 15.9 inch. The overall size is ca. 52 x 42.5 cm. The image size is ca. 51 x 40.5 cm.

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        Oost-Indische voyagie, vervattende veel voorname voorvallen en ongemeene vreemde geschiedenissen/ bloedige zee- en landt-gevechten tegen de Portugeesen en Makassaren, belegering/ bestorming en verovering van veel voorname steden en kasteelen. Mitsgaders een curieuse beschrijving der voornaemste landen, eylanden, koninckrijcken en steden in Oost-Indien; haar wetten, zeden, godsdiensten, costuymen, drachten, dieren, vruchten en planten. Als oock sijn seer gevaerlijcke wederom-reyse naer't vaderlandt/ daer in een bysondere harde ontmoetinge met d'Engelsche oorloghs-vloot/ soo in Bergen Noorwegen/ als in de Noord-Zee.

      Amsterdam, Jacob Meurs & Johannes van Someren, 1676.2 volumes in 1. 4to. Contemporary vellum (sl. soiled), with title in manuscript on spine. With engraved allegorical title-page, engraved portrait, 4 half-page illustrations and 43 engraved plates (20 double-page) after the author. (12),328; 253,(23) pp.First edition. - Wouter Schouten (1638-1704) spent 7 years as a physician in the service of the Dutch East India Company (VOC) in the East 1658-1665. His travel-account stayed very popular for a long time because of his ample and vivid descriptions of the countries, the different peoples and anything of note concerning the animals, plants, etc. of Java, Amboyna, Ternate, Celebes, Cape of Good Hope, coast of Coromandel, Malabar, Persia, Arabia, Ceylon, etc. With fine engraved views of Batavia, Ternate, Malacca, Makassar, Colombo, Cape of Good Hope etc. by C. Decker and J. Kip. Most of them are the first accurate topographical views of these towns. Because of the bad weather the fleet arrived on the return voyage in Bergen (Norway), where Schouten eyewitnessed the attack by the English in 1665. 'Schouten was an observant traveller who explored inland into the environs of nearly every port-of-call, sometimes by himself or with a small group of comrades. His narrative, full of anecdotes as well as information gleaned about countries he had not visited, became particularly popular with readers in the eighteenth century, when it was republished in no fewer than seven editions' (Howgego p.947). 'As a physician, Schouten had a more than ordinary interest in flora and fauna and in hygiene and living conditions' (Lach, Asia in the making III, p.955). - Occasionally some minor staining, margins of 1 plate restored with loss of very small part of the image, added a plate index in manuscript. - A good copy of the rare editio princeps.Tiele 990; Cat. NHSM I, p.174; Landwehr, VOC, 283; Mendelssohn II, p.279-80.

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        Seder Ha-ha'arakhah (Order of Assessment) [TAX CODE FOR THE JEWISH COMMUNITY OF MANTUA 1676-1679]

      Mantua (Mantova): Ha'Achim B'nei Rabbi Yehoshua M'Prushah (The Brothers, the Sons of Rabbi Yehoshua, from Perugia), 1676. First edition. Loose leaf. vg. Small quarto. Approximately 8.5x6.5". 12pp. Pages uncut. The Seder Ha-ha'arakhah (Order of Assessment) was the tax code for the Jewish community of Mantua. These tax regulations were first published in 1588 and continued to be published at various intervals until the end of the 18th century. During certain periods a new revised code was published while in other instances the standing regulations were simply renewed and extended.* This publication is for the years 1676-1679, during the rule of Duke Ferdinando Carlo Gonzaga.The Order of Assessment deals in detail with the variety of subjects related to taxation. These include: types of taxable property and income as well as exceptions, minimum taxable amounts, and those based on various goods and types of businesses. As an example, bankers or moneylenders would be responsible for a different tax rate than an artisan or a merchant. The Jewish community would calculate the total tax liability of the community and extrapolate the various sub-rates for individuals as based on the above factors for the given period. Also discussed are how the tax assessors should be elected and operate. At any given time there were usually three assessors elected by the community to serve for terms of three years. It would be these individuals who would be responsible for formulating the updated tax code, with approval of the ruler. Text printed in Hebrew Rashi script.Pages with some minor creasing along the edges. Sporadic light water stains and/or smudges along the edges of some of the pages. Pages in very good condition overall. * "History of the Jews of Mantua" (Simonsohn)*Ferdinando Carlo Gonzaga (1652 - 1708) was the only child of Duke Charles II of Mantua and Montferrat, and the last ruler of the Duchy of Mantua, of the Gonzaga family. He ruled at a time when both the French and the Austrian Empires were vying for power in Northern Italy. "Ferdinando Carlo acquired a name for dissipation and squandered the money in the treasury in his pursuit of pleasure" and "he extorted money from the [Jewish] community, bleeding them to an extent that was unprecedented in the whole history of relations between the Dukes of Gonzaga and their Jewish subjects. - "History of the Jews of Mantua" by Shlomo Simonsohn, p.67 and 69.

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        Severall Chirurgicall Treatises

      E. Flesher and J. Macock, London 1676 - (12 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches). [16], 498, 79, [1], [14]pp. Contemporary mottled calf, spine with raised bands, later paper label, worn Provenance: Jonathan Fisher (signatures dated as early as 1692); Jacobus Fisher (signature dated 1707); John Hare (early signature) First edition of a landmark in western medicine. Richard Wiseman (1621-1676) was the most prominent surgeon during the English civil war. His primary work, Several Surgical Treatises, is now seen as a landmark in the history of western medicine. The work details over 600 case histories of surgical procedures. The treatises include works on Tumors, Ulcers, Diseases of the Anus, Kings-evill, Wounds, Gunshot Wounds, Fractures and Luxations, and with a separately paginated section on Lues Venerea. Among the most significant contributions is Wiseman's practice of early amputation of infected limbs, before disease could spread throughout the body, which was contrary to common practice. Wing W3107; ESTC R12081; Garrison & Morton 5573; Heirs of Hippocrates 350; Norman 2253; Osler 4258. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        A Chronicle of the Late Intestine War in the Three Kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland

      London: printed by J[ames] C[ottrell] for Thomas Basset, 1676. Second edition. [viii], 604, [18] pp., with mispagination. Folio (290 x 180 mm). Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards. Lacking frontispiece, title page defective, blank margin of one leaf trimmed, scattered staining, joints chipped, binding rubbed. Second edition. [viii], 604, [18] pp., with mispagination. Folio (290 x 180 mm). From the library of Charles Lamb. British poet and essayist Charles Lamb's copy, which then passed into the library of Lamb's publisher and son-in-law, Edward Moxon, who married Lamb's adopted daughter, Emma Isola Lamb (1809-1891). With three items of correspondence addressed to H.S.W. Edwardes, by two Lamb scholars and an English auctioneer, relating to the book's provenance. Wing H1321. Provenance: Charles Lamb (ownership signature to title page); early manuscript note on Heath to blank facing title; Edward Moxon (manuscript note on flyleaf); B. Francis (note attesting its purchase at Moxon's sale); C. Howes Bookshop, Hastings (dealer description tipped at back); H.S.W. Edwardes (bookplate, correspondence laid in)

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        Hantshire, Described and Divided. Original Antique Engraved Hand Coloured Map of Hampshire. With Plan of Winchester, Arms of Nobles and Description of County on rear. Double-Glazed.

      London, Fleet Street, Thomas Bassett, 1676 - Framed size approx 28 x 23 inches. Engraved surfaces approx 20 x 15 ins. Double-glazed in gold wood frame with ivory mount behind glass. (Front and Back.) In very good condition. Some darkening/tanning to paper, vertical centre crease. Some slight fading to print in some areas. Lovely bright, crisp colouring. Very small tear to top l/h corner. Centre fold and edges darkened on rear side. Else a beautiful clean example. Original engraved map with hand colouring. Coloured letterpiece on rear side.

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        Die Festungs-Bau-Kunst, Oder Der vollkommene Ingenieur, Worinn Nicht allein deutlich, gründlich und ausführlich beschrieben wird, auff was art und Weise man Festungen, sie seyn regular, oder irregular, auffbauen solle: Sondern auch wie man Städte und Festungen attaquieren, überrumpeln, belägern und bestürmen solle: Und endlich wie die Städtische sich so wohl wider diese gemeldte, als wider alle andere feindliche Zufälle und Beleidigungen defendiren sollen etc. Alles in 55. Kupfferstücken, so der Herr Author eigenhändig gestochen, deutlich erklähret …

      Amsterdam, In Verlegung Abraham Wolffgnags, Hendrich u. Dietrich Boom 1676.. 8°. 7 Bll., 664 S., 1 Bl. (Bericht. f. d. Buchbinder). Mit 55 Kupferstichen (dav. 12 auf gefalt. Taf.) u. 1 gefalt. Tab. HLn. d. Zt. m. Rückensch. Rückenkante angeplatz. Tit. u. Taf. verso alt gestemp. VD17 23:313816A - Erste deutsche Ausgabe. - Der französische Festungsbaumeister Antoine de Ville (1596 in Toulouse - 1656), erhelt nach dem Westfälischen Frieden (1648) den Aufrag die an Frankreich abgetretenen Städte zu befestigen. Von ihm stammt der Ausdruck: "Quand on fortifie une place, il faut fermer les yeux et ouvrir la bourse". Er gilt zusammen mit seinem Konkurrenten Blaise François Pagan als Vorläufer Vaubans.

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        Hantshire, Described and Divided. Original Antique Engraved Hand Coloured Map of Hampshire. With Plan of Winchester, Arms of Nobles and Description of County on rear. Double-Glazed.

      London, Fleet Street, Thomas Bassett, 1676. Framed size approx 28 x 23 inches. Engraved surfaces approx 20 x 15 ins. Double-glazed in gold wood frame with ivory mount behind glass. (Front and Back.) In very good condition. Some darkening/tanning to paper, vertical centre crease. Some slight fading to print in some areas. Lovely bright, crisp colouring. Very small tear to top l/h corner. Centre fold and edges darkened on rear side. Else a beautiful clean example. Original engraved map with hand colouring. Coloured letterpiece on rear side.

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        Das Königliche Marck aller Länder / Das ist: Politischer Discurs Zwischen Polygamo und Monogamo von der Polygamia Oder Vielweiberey. auffgesetzt Und mit mehr als 100. Argumenten erkläret.

      Friburgi, Apud Henricum Cunrath (Angaben fingiert), 1676. - 26 nn. Bl. 4° (19,8 x 16,3 cm). Moderne Interimsbroschur mit Leinenstreifen am Rücken. Johannes Leyser oder Lyser, 1631-84, Sohn des Polykarp Leyser II und damit Abkömmling einer bedeutenden Gelehrtenfamilie, geboren in Leipzig, gestorben irgendwo zwischen Paris und Versailles nach langer Zeit des Umherirrens in ganz Europa, wird gelegentlich und fälschlich als Pseudonym des Schauspielers, Musiker und Dichters Johann Peter Theodor Burmeister (1804-1870) aufgelöst, wohl weil dieser unter seiner zahlreichen Pseudonymen sich auch Johann Peter Lyser nannte (vgl. B. Pünjer in ADB, 18, S. 526f - Eintrag unter dem Vater; vgl. auch Eymer 50). Leyser, studierter Theologe und Lutheraner, war lange Vorsteher der Landesschule in Schulpforta, die zwei Jahrhunderte später ein weiterer rebellischer Eliteschüler, Friedrich Nietzsche, besuchte. Leysers Anschauungen der Notwendigkeit von Polygamie als natur- und gottgegeben erzwangen den Bruch mit dem Vater, der Familie und der Gesellschaft insgesamt, die im Gegenzug seine Schriften verbot und verbrannte. Hayn/G. VI, 235: Jöcher II, 2629f. (Weller I, 36 - Druckort nicht aufgelöst). Bei dem Drucker "Cunrath", dessen Name leicht die Assoziation zum dem des berühmten Alchemisten Khunrath erlaubt und damit einer Mystifikation Vorschub leistet, handet es sich möglicherweise um den Hamburger Drucker Henricus Künrath, tätig 1670-93 (vgl. Gruys/de Wolf 48), damit wäre "Friburgus" die "Freie" Stadt Ham"burg". Einige kleinere Randläsuren; wasserrandig; fleckig und angegraut; Unterstreichungen von alter Hand. DE

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        Itinerarium Athei Ad Veritatis viam deducti. In quo Atheizantium objectae nebulae, lucidissimo veritatis Sole disperguntur. Opusculum non minus curiosum, quàm fructuosum, argumentis tam sacris, quàm profanis, & à naturae lumine petits stabilitum.

      Viennae Austriae (Wien), Joannis Jacobi Kürner, 1676. 12°. Titel + 5 n.n. Bll. + 236 [i.e. 216] + 11 S. OPgm. der Zeit. In latein. Sprache. Vgl. VD17 12:110764V. Mit 6 Kupfertafeln, jedoch ohne das Frontispiz. - R. m. kl. Fehlstelle im Pergament, gelöschte Besitzeinträge a. T. sowie kl. Abschnitt, fl. V. fehlt, tlw. leicht stockfleckig, leichte Gbrsp. - Der ungarische Theologe, (1671 - 1733), trat 1688 in den Jesuitenorden ein. Er unterrichtete Mathematik, Philosophie und Theologie an verschiedenen Einrichtungen und Orten, u.a. in Siebenbürgen. (nach Zitat). Versand D: 7,00 EUR Emblematik; Theologie, Religion

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        The Baronage of England or an Historical Account of the Lives and most memorable Actions of our English Nobility in the Saxons time to the Norman Conquest and from thence of those who had their rise before the end of King Henry the Third's Reign Deduced from Publick Records Antient Historians and other Authorities by William Dugdale Norroy King of Arms Tome the First Tome the Second

      First Edition. 2 vols. in 1. Folio. [Text: 412 x 230 mm]. 790, [2 (index); [8], 312 [Ss-Zz4 are omitted], 361-488, [4 (index)] pp. Light browning, occasional minor stains. Contemporary binding by Roger Bartlett of Oxford of black morocco, the covers tooled in gilt with a tall roll-tooled "cottage-roof" panel, the roof formed by strawberry volutes with clusters of strawberry volutes and a fleuron hanging from the eaves, leafy sprays and flowers in the corners and centre of the long sides. Spine with six bands, the second panel lettered in gilt on a red goatskin label with a pair of gilt stepped corner tools below, the third and sixth panels filled with repeated gilt impressions of a strawberry roll, the others with a central lozenge formed by a pair of fleurons with the stepped triangular corner tools in the corners. Comb-marbled endleaves. All edges gilt, with an original, although rather simple, fore-edge painting under the gilt of flowers and leaves drawn in ink and coloured in pink and light blue (joints rubbed, particularly at the bands and cracked in the top and bottom panels, corners slightly bumped).    London by Tho. Newcomb, for Abel Roper, John Martin, and Henry Herringman, 1675 [-

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        De Ryckdom der Genade, uytgebreydet In het opdragen en gunstigh aenbieden van Zaligheydt aen den armen Sondaren. Uyt Openbar. Cap. III. vs. 20. Waerin voorgestelt wordt I. De betooninge der Genade Christi staende voor de Deure ende kloppende, om ingelaten te worden. II. De schuldige Plicht der Sondaren, hoorende de stemme Christi, en hem open doende. III. De Troostelycke Uytkomste van beyden. Om 't Engelsch beschreven, En uyt het Engelsch vertaelt door Arnoldum Jodocum Wassenbergium.

      Groningen, Dominicus Lens 1676. (12) 272 (2) p. Origineel Perkament, 12° (Vernieuwde -oude- schutbladen, boekblok plaatselijk gebruind. Zeldzaam werk over Openbaring 3:20 door de Engelse puritein Obadiah Sedgwick, c.1600-1658.).

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        Theorico-Practicae Observationes ad Rotae Provinciae Marchiae Decisiones Stephani Gratiani

      NAPOLI: Typis Caroli Porsili, 1676. rilegato. BUONO. 21,5 32,5. USATO

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        DESCRITTIONE DI DIVERSI PONTI ESISTENTI SOPRA LI FIUMI NERA, E TEVERE con vn discorso particolare della nauigatione da Perugia a Roma. Del cav. D. Agostino Martinelli Ferrarese, Lettore di Legge in Sapientia

      In Roma: per Nicolò Angelo Tinassi, 1676. FIRST EDITION 1676, small 4to, approximately 200 x 145 mm, 7¾ x 5¾ inches, engraved frontispiece portrait of Pope Innocent XI to whom the book is dedicated, small pictorial printer's device on title page, 21 engraved plates, of which 16 are folding , 2 small folding plates, 3 single plates of which 1 is a full page coat of arms with the motto "Non horret inermis", a few decorated initials, pages: [8], 58, [2], final leaf is a blank which is missing, collation: pi4, A-F4, G6, bound in modern half vellum over grey boards, black printed lettering to spine, edges untrimmed. No free endpapers, frontispiece neatly reinserted, early ink inscription to lower margin crossed through once, fore-edge margin of title page repaired with no loss of printed area, pale stain to title page, top margin of title and a few other pages slightly trimmed, not affecting text ,a few pages lightly age-browned, not affecting plates, page edges soft, A2 is damaged on the top 7 lines of text and very slightly in the middle, repaired with some loss (see image), facsimile page inserted so text can be understood, 3 lower blank corners neatly repaired, a few small repairs to outer margins, not affecting text, worm track to lower inner margins from B1-C2 and including the inner margin only of 2 plates, not affecting image, 75 mm (3") closed tear to inner margin of folding plate at page 16, neatly repaired on blank side, 3 very small pale brown spots on 1 plate and 1 text page. A repaired copy with slight loss of text but complete with all plates. These show various bridges along the course of the Nera and the Tiber, including those within Rome itself, revealing much of contemporary bridge-building skills. Of particular interest is the plate showing the Marmore Falls near Terni. Sotheby's Catalogue of the Macclesfield Library, Part V, No. 1323. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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        The Law of Charitable Uses, Revised and much enlarged with many Cases in Law both antient and Modern, whereunto is now added, the learned reading of Sir Francis Moor, Knt

      London: Printed for Henry Twyford, 1676. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Small folio. (8),(10)pp., including the license leaf. Contemporary plain untitled full leather binding; spine in 5 compartments with raised bands. Decorative woodcut initials and headpiece; index (Table) at rear. Leather somewhat scuffed and lightly worn at the edges else this is a very good copy. Case extracts are in black letter. And with a small sheet with notes in a contemporary hand laid in. The license to print reads: "I do allow the Printing of this Book, Francis North, Jan. 5. 1675/6." Wing D-2504. ESTC R22614.

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