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        Somerset_Shire Described ãd into Hundreds devided, with the plott of the most famous and most wholsom waters and citie of the Bathe.

      1676 - London, Bassett & Chiswell, 1676. Coloured. 380 x 510mm. Small crack in lower centrefold margin repaired. Engraved by Jodocus Hondius, this is one of the most decorative maps of the county, with escutcheons, a plan of the city of Bath, and vignettes of the baths.

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        Opera Medica & Physcia. 2 Vols.

      . Lyon, Joannes Antonius Huguetan, 1676, 4°, (50), 594, 24 pp.; (24), 298, (12), (20), 180, 16, (6), 224, (4) pp., Portrait of Willis und 40 Kupferstichtafeln, zwei restorierte Ledereinbände der Zeit; minimal fleckiges, sehr gutes Exemplar.. First collected edition of Willisi works including: De Fermentatione; De Febribus; De Urinis; Cerebri Anatome; Nervorum descriptio, & usus; De ratione motus musculorum studio Gulielmi Croone; De morbis convulsivis; De scorbuto; De affectionibus hystericis & hypochondriacis; De sanguinis incalescentia; De motu musculari; De anima brutorum exercitationes duae; Pharmeceutice rationalis & de medicamentorum operationibus in humano corpore. - "This edition is in two parts which are normally bound separately, but there is no actual indication of a distinction into two volumes, i.e. volume numbering or individual titles or half-titles, through the second part have their own title-pages." Feindler, The Anatomy of Brain and Nerves (1965), p.94 - THE CONTRIBUTIONS of WILLIS - "Thomas Willis was one of the original Fellows of the Royal Society, being elected in November 1663, though through a technicality he was not listed until October 24, 1667, at the time of renewal of the charter. In 1664 he was made Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians. Influenced by Gilbert Sheldon, Archbishop of Canterbury, who had supported his appointment to the Oxford professorship, Willis moved in 1666 to London, where he practised from St. Martin's Lane. The reputation he had acquired at Oxford preceded him, and he soon became noted for his medical skill and known for his charitable works. - Thomas Willis wrote on a formidable range of topics, including fermentation, fevers, urine, ascension of the blood, muscular motion, anatomy of the brain, description and use of the nerves, convulsive diseases, scurvy, the comparative anatomy of some dozen species ranging from the earthworm and lobster to the sheep and man. He published numerous clinical and autopsy reports, particularly on neurological problems. Finally, in his last writings on rational therapeutics, he presented a vast and complex pharmacopeia in which are buried, however, useful descriptions of the anatomy of blood vessels, the muscular layers of the stomach and the detailed structure of the lungs.(R)His name has been associated with the syndrome of paracusis, the spinal accessory nerve, the first division of the fifth nerve, the connective tissue septae in the dural sinuses, and, of course, the arterial circle at the base of the brain. The clinical observations of Willis include a description of the sweetness of diabetic urine and a lengthy discussion of various types of diabetes, known to his seventeenth century patients bv the quaint name of "chamber pot dropsy". He recorded epidemic typhoid fever among the troops in the Civil War, described and named puerperal fever, gave useful descriptions of whooping cough and asthma, and pointed out that the intermittent pulse was not invariably associated with a bad prognosis. He contributed much to comparative anatomy and with his students Edmund King and John Masters, for example, he published the first detailed anatomical description of the edible oyster. He devised the probang, an ingenious "machine" for treating "a very rare case of a certain Man of Oxford" who was probably suffering from a stricture or achalasia of the esophagus. The patient vomited each time he ate. When it became clear that he could not be helped by medicines, but, wrote Willis, "languished away for hunger, and every Day was in danger of Death, I prepared an Instrument for him like a Rod, of a whale Bone, with a little round Button of Spunge fixed to the top of it; the sick Man having taken down meat and drink into his Throat, presently putting this down in the Oesophagus, he did thrust down into the Ventricle, its Orifice being opened, the Food which otherwise would come back again; and by this means he hath daily taken his sustenance for sixteen Years and doth yet use the same Machine, and is yet alive, and well, who would otherwise perish for want of Food." - As Cushing and Symonds have written, Willis was the first to present the notion of a circulating hormone from the pituitary and from the gonads. His extensive neurological writings still remain to be adequately appraised. His classification of the cranial nerves was in use for several centuries. He described the branches of the vagus nerve and the nerves to the diaphragm, and pictured the basal ganglia and structures of the brain stem in detail never before presented. He was probably the first to report temporal lobe epilepsy and to report the effects of myasthenia gravis" in a woman who temporarily lost her power of speech and became "mute as a fish". The term "reflex" can be clearly ascribed to Willis. He wrote on headache, epilepsy, apoplexy, paralysis of the insane, narcolepsy! and mental retardation. He explained hysteria not as a disorder of the uterus but as a nervous affection. The value of his observations on psychiatric and mental disturbances has only recently been recognized. - THE TERM "NEUROLOGY" This word first appears in Greek, in the Latin edition of Willis' "Cerebri Anatome" published in 1664. It was introduced into English in 1681 in the translation of Willis' works by Samuel Pordage, a Cavalier poet who dabbled at writing Restoration plays. He provided "a table of all the hard words from the Greek and Latin for the benefit of meer English Readers" where he "fully explained them and rendered them intelligible to the meanest capacity", and here "Neurologie" is referred to as "the Doctrine of the Nerves". The term was evidently used by Willis to include the cranial, spinal, peripheral and autonomic nerves as distinct from the brain and spinal cord, as when he states "we have resolved to undertake the task of the Doctrine of the Nerves; and this rather because without the perfect knowledge of the Nerves, the Doctrine of the Brain and its Appendix would be left wholly lame and imperfect." - Willis' use of the root "neuro", from the Greek word meaning sinew, tendon or bowstring, antedates its appearance in all other combinations in English by a century or more. Later, toward the end of the eighteenth century, the word "neurology" gradually came to its present broader meaning, given in the Oxford English Dictionary, of "the scientific study or knowledge of the anatomy, functions and diseases of the nerves and the nervous system"." William Feindel, Thomas Willis (1621-1675) - The Founder of Neurology. The Canadian Medical Association Journal, 87 (11.Aug.1962), pp.289-296

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        De testamentorum solemniis ad titulum institutionum Iustiniani de testamentis ordinandis dissertatio. [.] Respondente Salvatore Orsetto Veneto-Bergomensi.

      Typis Ioannis Baptistae Pasquati,, Patavii, 1676 - In-4° (cm. 21,5), bella leg. coeva in p. pergamena con cornice e decorazioni in oro ai piatti e al dorso (leggere macchie), tagli spruzzati; pp. [12], 103, [1 b.] su carta greve e crocchiante, in perfetto stato, con antiporta in rame n.t. (nave nella tempesta con motto «sic notus Ulysses») e 1 splendida tavola in rame f.t. (stemma araldico di Sebastiano Foscarini dedicatario); iniziali e fregi xilografici; occhietto titolato Legalis centuria. Prima rara edizione. Ottimo es.

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        "Lykstatie van hare hoogheyt de princesse douariere...21 december 1675 [set van 2 bladen], etsen, 46 x 56 en 43 x 53 cm, ongesigneerd, ""zonder naam van Rom. de Hooghe, doch zonder twijfel van hem"" (Muller).".

      "De eerste prent gedoubleerd en met diverse beschadigingen, de tweede prent in goede staat. M 2578; v.St 2623; L p.96 en 97; Landwehr (Spl. Cer.) 134; Knuttel 11409; Tiele 7457"."Begrafenis van Amalia van Solms te Delft, op twee prenten. De voorstelling op de eerste prent behelst de tocht van de lijkstoet met flambouwen uit Den Haag naar Delft, met Den Haag aan de horizon. Daarboven drie kleinere taferelen: het lijck uytgedragen"", ""het bedt van parade"" en ""het lijck ter aerde bestelt"". Op de tweede prent ziet men de stoet op de markt van Delft. In de eerste stoet rijden rijtuigen, in de tweede gaat het te voet. Beide prenten (of één van beide) zijn gebruikt als (gevouwen) illustratie in het pamflet 'Lyk-predikatie op de begrafenisse van … de princesse douariere d'Orange …' door P. van Balen, 's Gravenhage, J. Doll 1676. Dit pamflet is zeer zeldzaam en bijna altijd zijn de platen er niet meer bij aanwezig. Landwehr (Spl. Cer.) spreekt over één plaat. In zijn bibiografie van boekillustraties noemt hij het werkje van Van Balen niet. RdH096"

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        Arcana Lazari Riverii - Consiliarij, & Medici Regis Christianissimi, atque in Monspeliensi Universitate Medicinae Professoris, & Doctorum Monspeliensium Decani, nusquàm in lucem edita / Cum Institutionibus Medicis, & Regulis, Consultationibus, & Observationibus P. F. Bernardini Christini a Ivvelina Cyrnei - Ordinis Minorum Obser: Sancti Francisci, et Privilegio Senatus Veneti Civis / (Complet 3 Parties en 1 Volume)

      1676 - Ouvrage orné d'une Vignette, en page de titre & Culs-de-Lampe - Venetiis - Bartholomaei Tramontini Editeur - Edition 1676 - In-8 (16 x 22,5 cm) - Complet : 3 Parties en 1 Volume - (xx) 184 pages + (xii) 132 pages + (viii) 78 pages - Reliure plein vélin d'époque, frottée, salie et gondolée - Dos lisse, titre manuscrit à la plume, deux petits trous au niveau d'un mors - Première page de titre en rouge et noir, avec tampon Ex-Libris & Signature, quelques trous avec manques en coin de queue de la première page - Rousseurs disparates - Bon état intérieur - Texte en Latin - Poids : 560 g.Centuriae quinque Curationum Morborum, Tractatus de Lue, feù morbo Venereo, De Febre pestilentiali, cùm breui Romae contagij narratione, Et Astrologicus ad Medicinam pertinens. Latin

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        Theologiae Vere Christianae Apologia

      Jacob Claus 1676 - Hardback, no dust-wrapper. Text in Latin. Pp. [24], 374, [25]. 1st edition 1676. Full calf, new spine with gilt title. Boards somewhat worn, with occasional small surface abrasions to boards. Library plates to front and rear pastedown, with previous owner's name to front free end-paper. End-papers slightly foxed. Title page rather discoloured. One page prelims soiled. Some sporadic foxing and browning to contents. Quite scarce in this edition. (p15) [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Kitchin-Physick: Or, Advice to the Poor, by way of Dialogue Betwixt Philanthropus, Physician, Eugenius, Apothecary, Lazarus, Patient. With Rules and Directions, [. . .] [ Part One]

      Printed for J. B. [c1676], London - Large chips missing to leather spine. Front joint very worn with loss of leather. A 1 1/2" chip to leather at corner of rear board near tail end of spine, and a 1" chip to the leather at corner of rear board near head of spine.; Part One only. No date [c.1676]. Title continues: "how to prevent sickness, and cure Diseases by diet, and such things as are daily sold in the Market: As also, for the better enabling of Nurses, and such as attend sick people; there being nothing as yet exant (though much desired) of this Nature.". At the foot of the title page is printed: "London, Printed for J. B. who desires the Reader to take notice, that he is the next week to return this Book to the Clark, or pay 12d.". Later (18th C.) calf boards. Ex-Libris label of "W. William Cock M.D." dated 1899 on front endpaper. Earlier Ex-Libris label on front pastedown. [8], 87, [1] pages. First leaf is a blank. At the tail of page 87 is printed: "Finis part the first." Page dimensions: 145 x 92mm. The title leaf is followed by a four page Epistle Dedicatory, by "Thom. Cocke". "If Diet and our Cordial Drinks do not do, then I recommend them to the Stove and Artificial Bath, mentioned in the second part of these Dialogues; if then, and there they mend not, you may conclude their case desperate and more fit for the Divine than Physician."- pp. 86-7. An extract from pp. 18-19: "Phil. Well Lazarus, take it for an undoubted truth, that they are all but impudent lyes, and contriv'd stories to drive on some design and interest: and if you will credit me, some of the chief and archest of them have confest as much to me, besides, (as ignorant (as you make your self) you cannot imagine such silly illiterate persons, as generally they all are, that boast of these mighty deeds, and upon enquiry are found to be either conceited Women, or some decay'd, bold, ignorant Mecahnicks: nay, High waymen, Bauds, and common Strumpets, Gypsies, Witches and Conjurers, commonly call'd cunning men and women should be most famous in this profession. Is it to be supposed, that all Universities, Colleges and learned Societiyes, (as our Mempfis will have it) throughout the whole world, could remain ignorant, after the greatest endeavours they could use, as upon Record, and in all their Writings they solemnly protest they do, if any such thing as these persons boast of by Urin, or their Universal Medicines, were to be known or attain'd unto?"; 8vo [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Tratados historicos, politicos, ethicos y religiosos de la Monarchia de China . [Historical, Political, Moral and Religious Account of the Empire of China. A Short Description of that Empire and its Emperors and Ministers...]

      Madrid: Imprenta Real, 1676. Small folio, title-page in black and red with woodcut armorial device, engraved coat of arms at head of dedication; 3 lines of early annotation crossed through at end of advertisement; generally in fine condition in a good modern binding of brown calf, spine gilt in compartments between raised bands. First edition of early account of China. First edition: an excellent copy of this rare book, an important early description of the Chinese Empire based on direct experiences between the 1650s and 1670s. 'Written in Madrid in the first half of 1675 by a Dominican monk who had resided in China from 1658 until 1670, this work although sympathetic to the Chinese was anti-Jesuit and the Society of Jesus attempted to have it suppressed… [It] contains an accurate account of the Chinese empire, its customs and beliefs…' The book also describes visits to Macao, India, Mexico, the Philippines and elsewhere. 'There is a hostile survey of the Portuguese concession port of Macao…'(Lowendahl, {i China Illustrata Nova}). Navarrete travelled as a missionary to the Philippines by way of Mexico, arriving in 1648. He taught theology at the Dominican University in Manila, then in 1657 left with a group of missionaries for China. He spent years learning the language, only to be prevented from preaching, along with the other missionaries, by the persecutions of 1665. Instead he began to write; in 1673 he was called to Rome to discuss the question of Chinese Rites. This problem had reached an acute stage in China, with the Jesuits on one side and the Dominicans and Franciscans on the other. Navarrete was highly respected by Pope Innocent XI, who wanted to make him bishop of the Chinese missions; however, Navarrete refused. It was at this time (1676) that Navarrete's book was published in Madrid. Strongly anti-Jesuit, it was translated into most major European languages. It became particularly popular in England, and was admired by the French Jansenists and Voltaire.

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        Il Malmantile Racquistato. Poema.

      nella Stamperia di Gio. Tommaso Rossi,, in Finaro [ma Firenze], 1676 - In-24° (145x82mm), cc. 8 nn., 300. Mancano, come alla quasi totalità degli esemplari, le 16 cc. nn. con un discorso del Cinelli contro molti letterati del suo tempo. Questa aggiunta venne proibita e, pertanto, la quasi totalità delle già pochissime copie che la contenevano (a detta di alcuni bibliografi solo 50) andò distrutta. L'Olschki e la Vinciana descrivono esemplari privi, come il nostro, di tali 16 cc. Legatura in p. pergamena con piatti coevi e dorso rivestito nel XIX secolo in altro tipo di pergamena, adorno di filetti e fregi in oro e di titolo in oro su tassello in pelle rossa. Sguardie rivestite nell'Ottocento in carta azzurra. Le cc. nn. iniziali contengono una lettera dell'autore all'Arciduchessa Claudia di Innsbruck (Inspruch), una breve "Vita dell'Autore", un indovinello di Antonio Malatesti ("Malmantile disfatto"), un'avvertenza al lettore di Giovanni Cinelli e tre ottave proemiali corrette. Ex-libris manoscritto antico in parte eliso alla prima c. bianca. Bruniture e fioriture sparse. Buon esemplare. Errori di numerazione; dalla pag. 202 si salta, per errore tipografico comune a tutti gli esemplari, a pag. 263, terminando poi a pag. 300. Edizione originale, apparsa postuma ed assai rara, del famoso poema eroicomico del pittore e letterato Lorenzo Lippi (Firenze, 1606-1664), inteso essenzialmente come burlesca parodia della "Gerusalemme Liberata". L'opera è imperniata sulla contesa tra Celidora e Bertinella per il reame di Malmantile, castello diroccato presso Signa. L'idea del poema venne all'autore del vecchio castello di Malmantile, a sette miglia da Firenze, ancorché il titolo venne allegoricamente desunto da "vecchie tovaglie da tavola"; esso serba un notevolissimo valore linguistico, in quanto il Lippi raccolse in esso i riboboli circolanti nella lingua viva del popolo fiorentino verso la meta' del 600. Nel poema figurano numerosi personaggi del tempo adombrati sotto nomi fittizi, come Salvator Rosa (Salvo Rosata), che era amico del Lippi, e Carlo Dati (Alticardo). Cat. Vinciana, 2940. Brunet, V, 1536. Graesse, VII, 516. Gamba, 594. Parenti, Luoghi di stampa falsi, p. 86: "Rarissima a trovarsi". Razzolini, p. 200. Olschki, Choix, XII, 18536. Charles Nodier, Mélanges tirés d'un petite Bibliothèque, Paris, 1829, pp. 57 e sgg. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Las Obras Y Relaciones De Antonio Perez Secretario De Estado Que Fue Del Rey De Espana, Don Phelippe Secondo Desde Nombre Illustrat Dum Vexat.,

      Samuel De Tournes, Ginevra / Genf / Geniva / Génève 1676 - Text Spanisch. Pergament-Einband mit handgeschriebener Rückentitelei, Stoffschließe nicht mehr vorhanden, kleiner Fleck auf Kopfschnitt, jedoch solide und gut erhalten, dekoratives Titelblatt mit Vignette, Vorwort gerichtet an König Heinrich IV. von Frankreich, 1129 Seiten mit zahlreichen weiteren Titelvignetten / Initialen, gutes Papier, durchgehend sanft stockfleckig, ein seltener alter Druck in sehr gutem Erhaltungszustand. Antonio Perez (1540-1611) war spanischer Staatsmann, Sekretär von König Philipp II. von Spanien. Angeblich war in den Mord von Juan de Escobedo verwickelt, die Versuche ihn dingfest zu machen, verursachten Aufruhen, so dass er anscheinend mit Hilfe derer, die ihn unterstützt haben, aus dem Gefängnis ausbrechen und aus Spanien fliehen konnte. Seine letzten Jahre verlebt er somit in Frankreich. --- A parchment bound book, textile clasps missing, nervertheless excellent condition in spite of slight foxing throughout the book, foreword, 1129 pages with beautiful vignettes and initials. Antonio Perez (1540-1611) was a Spanish statesman, secretary of King Philip II of Spain. He was said to have organised the murder of Juan de Escobedo. Attempts to prosecute Perez led to riots and disorder. He eventually fled Spain after being liberated from prison by his supporters, and spent most of his remaining years in France. 10,5 x 17 Cm. 0,6 Kg. Gewicht in Gramm: 600

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        Kent with her Cities and Earles described and observed

      The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain. T Bassett & R Chiswell., 1676.. Kent. Copper engraving. Hand coloured. Very good condition. Sheet size: 395 x 510 mm. Mount size: 590 x 705 mm A beautiful map of Kent based on the work of Philip Symonson. Insets of the cathedral cities of Canterbury and Rochester, and seven coats of arms. Due to Kent's extensive coastline, and proximity to France and the Netherlands, it had unrivalled advantages for trade, thus making its defence imperative. Dover Castle had long been a linchpin in the defence of the realm, but most other castles in Kent were made redundant when a series of modern artillery forts like Deal and Walmer were constructed in the 1540's by Henry VIII. These were to protect the anchorage of the Downs which the Navy had recently taken to using. The adoption of other fleet-anchorages along the Thames and the Medway, and the establishment of dockyards at Deptford and Woolwich by Henry VIII, and at Chatham by Elizabeth I, turned Kent into the best defended area in the kingdom throughout the Tudor and early Stuart periods. Ref. Nigel Nicolson: A Tudor Atlas by John Speed.

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        uvres.

      A Paris, chez Charles de Sercy, 1676. - Deux volumes in-12 plein veau havane de l'époque, pièces de titre et de tomaison, dos à cinq nerfs et fleuronnés, petits fers dorés sur les coupes, [10]-468 + [36]-448-[4] pages, un portrait-frontispice en médaillon gravé sur cuivre par LE DOYEN d'après HEINCE. Un mors fendu, deux charnières fragiles. Un feuillet de l'épître inversé. Première édition collective. BRUNET II, 462. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Quinti Horatii Flacci Poëmata, Scholiis Sive Annotationibus instar. Commentarii Illustrata, a Ioanne Bond. Editio Nova

      Danielem Elzevirium, Amstelodami (Amsterdam) 1676 - In-12 (142 x 84 mm), 234 pp. - (2) ff., maroquin rouge, dos lisse orné au pointillé, composition géométrique au pointillé or et à froid sur les plats, lyre au centre, double filet en encadrement, filet et fleurons sur les coupes, large dentelle intérieure au pointillé, doublures et gardes de tabis bleu avec roulette grecque en bordure, tranches dorées (reliure début XIXe par Courteval, avec son étiquette). Jolie impression Elzévirienne, illustrée d'un titre gravé, contenant les notes estimées de John Bond (1550 - 1612), philologue anglais. Bel exemplaire dans une très fraîche et décorative reliure de Courteval, relieur à Paris, rue des Carmes, où il "a travaillé de 1796 à 1836 dans le genre Bozerian" (Flety). Errata manuscrit sur les trois derniers feuillets blancs. (petits frottements sur les coiffes et les coins, petit trou en marge inférieure du titre, quelques légères piqûres). // 12o (142 x 84 mm), 234 pp. - (2) ff., red morocco, smooth spine tooled with gilt dots, geometric tooling with gilt and blind dots on covers, central lyre, double fillet border, fillet and flowerets on turns-in, wide dots dentelle inside, blue silk linings and end-papers with gilt greek dentelle border, gilt edges (early-19th-cent. binding by Courteval, with his stamp). Nice Elzevier printing, illustrated with an engraved title, containing the esteemed notes by John Bond (1550 - 1612), English philosopher. Fine copy in a lovely decorative binding by Courteval, binder in Paris, Carmes street, where "he worked from 1796 to 1836 in Bozerian style" (Flety). Handwritten errata on the three last blank leaves. (small rubbings on top and bottom of spine, and corners, small hole on lower margin of title, some light spots).

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        A SERIOUS AND FRIENDLY ADDRESS TO THE NON-CONFORMISTS, Beginning with the Anabaptists. Or, an addition to the perfwafive to Peace and Unity.

      London ;- printed by J.M. for Walter Kettilby at the Bishops Head in St Pauls Church-Yard 1676 - The RARE First Edition. Small Crown 8vo. Full Contemporary Calf with old paper spine-label. (xii) + 207pps.( Some marginal worming to initial 30 pps.) With 2pp. hand-written notes tipped-in. Classic work seldom offered for sale in this original form! [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Discorsi historiali concernenti la vita, et attioni de' Vescovi di Vercelli, espressi da Marc'Aurelio Cusano. Pregiata opera postuma con squisiti fregi decorativi, raccoglie i centodieci scritti storici di Cusano sui suoi predecessori a partire da Sant'Eusebio primo Vescovo della città. Al termine un importante elenco degli scrittori.

      Marta., Vercelli. 1676 - In 4°, p. perg., cc.nn. 8 + pp. 361 + cc.nn. 18. Numerose capilettera, testate e finaline xilografiche. Lievi mende al d. ed ai piatti. Appunti manoscritti sui fogli bianchi e sul front.

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        The Doctrine of Devils, proved to be the grand Apostacy of these later Times. An Essay tending to rectifie those Undue Notions and Apprehensions Men have about Daemons and Evil Spirits.

      London, printed for the author, 1676. - (8), 205, (1) SS. Lederband der Zeit. 8vo. Erste Ausgabe der anonymen, teils dem Thomas Ady zugeschriebenen dämonenskeptischen Schrift. 1691 erschien eine holländische Übersetzung, die N. Orchard als Verfasser nennt. - Vorliegend ohne die 16 SS. Verlagsanzeigen am Schluß. Gebräunt und fleckig; vereinzelt kl. Randläsuren; hs. Besitzvermerk (1857) am vorderen Innendeckel. Coumont D99.1. Wing O-366A. Kernot 1678. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The Book of Common Prayer bound with The Whole Book of Psalms, Collected into English Meter

      London: John Bill and Christopher Barker, 1676. Psalms: London: Printed by A.C. for the company of Stationers, 1677. Full Leather. 12mo. Frontispiece, title page and 52 numbered engravings, not paginated, bound with The Whole Book of Psalms pp. 104. Ruled throughout in red. Fine binding in 19th Century straight grained black morocco with extensive gilt and blind decoration to the boards, raised bands and gilt decoration to the spine, wide inner dentelles. All edges gilt, moire silk endpapers. Binding very good with a little general wear and rubbing, most noticeable to the head and tail. Contents clean and tight, margins close trimmed to some pages, just shaving the odd letter to runing titles etc. but no loss to red lines or text. A Very Good copy with an attractive binding. Ink signature on title page blotted. Front endpaper removed. An attractive late 17th Century English prayer book.

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        The history of the Council of Trent. Containing eight books in which besides the ordinary acts of the Council are declared many notable occurrences which happened in Christendom, during the space of forty years and more. And particularly the practices of the Court of Rome, to hinder the Reformation of their errours, and to maintain their greatness.

      Printed by J. Macock for S. Mearne, J. Martyn, and H. Herringman 1676 - London: J. Macock and Samuel Mearne, 1676. [16], cvi, [2], 889, [48] pp. Folio. 32 x 19 cm. Contemporary sprinkled calf, rebacked with Moroccan leather. Generally very good internally. Marginal dampstaining to a few leaves at front and rear of volume. Provenance: Bookplate of Carroll Alton Means. Wing S-696. Paolo Sarpi was an influential Venetian scholar and church reformer. After Pope Paul V excommunicated Venice and its possessions, Sarpi?s strong arguments against the Papal position made him the target of a Papal sponsored assassination (1607). Sarpi?s later work , Istoria del Concilio Tridentino (History of the Council of Trent), was an important critical work of the Catholic Church?s reformation, especially the the of the role curia. His history was widely read by Protestants, including John Milton, who called Sarpi ?the great unmasker.? ^ Peter Burke, The great unmasker: Paolo Sarpi, 1551-1613, History Today 15 (1965), p. 430. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Nouvelle relation contenant les voyages de Thomas Gage dans la nouvelle Espagne, ses diverses aventures, et son retour dans la Province de Nicaragua jusqu'? la Havane

      Paris: Chez Cervais Clouzier, 1676 2 parts in one volume: 246 pages; 240 pages. Duodecimo (6 1/2" x 4") bound in leather with raised bands, spine label and gilt edges. (Sabin: 26303; Palau 96484) 1st French edition. Thomas Gage was born in England and died in Jamaica. His work, which recounts his life and travels as a Dominican friar in Mexico and Guatemala between 1625 and 1637, was first published in London in 1648, when the Puritan cause was victorious in England. This book is decidedly influenced by political and religious considerations and carries the deep impress of Gage's character, which in his later years was not a pleasant one. Gage wrote an eye-witness account of life and every-day events in the New World which made livelier reading than the impersonal narrative of the historian. In various descriptive passages Gage brings to life events of three centuries ago with marked resplendence. Condition: Back-strip ends worn with traces of sticker, rehinged, early owner's signature on title. Lacks second volume with parts III and IV. A good copy. . First French Edition. Full-Leather. Good. Duodecimo.

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        Tractatus De Confiscatione Bonorum, Hac Recenti Editione Lugdunensi.

      1676 - Scarce Treatise on The Roman Law of Confiscation Guazzini, Sebastiano. Tractatus De Confiscatione Bonorum, Hac Recenti Editione Lugdunensi, Infinitis Prope Mendis, Quibus Antea Scatebat, Expurgatus, & Nativo Candori Restitutus: Cum Summariis, Et Indicibus Accuratissimis. Lyons: Sumpt. Joannis Antonii Huguetan, & Soc., 1676. [iv], 134, [26] pp. Main text in parallel columns. Folio (13-1/2" x 9"). Contemporary limp vellum with thong ties, near-contemporary calligraphic title to spine. Spine somewhat darkened, light soiling and a few minor stains to covers. Title page with handsome large woodcut device printed in red and black, woodcut head and tail-pieces. Toning to text, occasional light browning and dampspotting. Small later signature near foot of title page, interior otherwise clean. A well-preserved item. * Sixth and final edition. First published in 1611, this was a well-regarded treatise on the appropriation, under legal authority, of private property to the state in Roman, canon and Italian civil law (i.e. confiscation). Little is known about Guazzini. The title page of our copy says he was an advocate and expert on criminal law associated with the Roman Curia. OCLC locates 4 copies in North American law libraries, one of this edition (at Harvard). This edition not in the British Museum Catalogue.

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        Tableaux du temple des muses; Tirez du cabinet de feu Mr. Favereau, Conseiller du Roi en sa Cour des Aydes et gravez en Tailles-douces par les meillers Maistres de son temps, pour representer les Vertus & les Vices, sur les plus illustres Fables de l'AntiquiteMarolles, Michel de (Abbe de Villeloin)

      Amsterdam: Chez Abraham Wolfgank. 1676. Small quarto. 476,(6, tables)pp. Engraved title, with 58 additional full-page engravings in the text. Bound in later utilitarian buckram. Dampstain confined mostly to the lower margins, effecting the odd few words, early manuscript notes on preliminaries, else very good. .

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        Della Historia d?Italia di Girolamo Brusoni libri XL. Riveduta dal medesimo Autore, Accresciuta, e Continuata dall?anno 1625 fino al 1676. Dedicata all?Illustriss. ed Eccell. Signore il Signor D. Ramiro Ravaschieri De? Conti della Vagnia e de? Principi di Belmonte.

      In Venetia, Appresso Antonio Tivanni, 1676. In 4to (cm. 24); cartonato coevo; pp. (20), 1043, (1). Dorso anticamente rinforzato e tracce di tarlo al margine bianco di alcune carte, ma bella copia con barbe. Axs

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        Oeuvres de Racine (2 Tomes - Complet) [Suivi de :] Phèdre et Hippolyte ; [ On joint : ] Esther [On joint :] Athalie

      Chez Claude Barbin, Chez Denys Thierry 1676 - E.O., ensemble 4 vol. in-12 reliure plein maroquin sous étui doublé, à savoir : Oeuvres : 2 vol. in-12 reliure plein maroquin rouge, dos à 5 nerfs ornés, gardes doublées de maroquin bleu, chasses richement ornées, toutes tranches dorées, double filet doré sur coupes, date en queue, reliure signée de Cuzin, Oeuvres de Racine Tome premier [Tome second], Chez Claude Barbin, au Palais, sur le Perron de la Chapelle, MDCCLXXVI (1676), Paris, Tome I : 5 ff. y compris le frontispice, 364 pp. avec 5 figures hors texte, contient : La Thébaïde ou les Frères Ennemis, Alexandre, Andromaque, Britannicus, Les Plaideurs ; Tome II : 7 ff. y compris le frontispice, 324 pp., 2 ff. n. ch. avec 4 figures, contient : Bérénice, Bajazet, Mithridate, Iphigénie [ Suivi de : ] Phèdre et Hippolyte, 6 ff. n. ch y compris le frontispice gravé d'après C. le Brun par Seb. Le Clerc et le faux-titre, privilège daté de 1677, 74 pp. ; [On joint :] Esther : 1 vol. in-12 reliure plein maroquin bleu, dos à 5 nerfs dorés orné (caissons), double filet d'encadrement sur plats, toutes tranches dorées, gardes doublées de maroquin bleu, date en queue, Chez Denys Thierry, Paris, 1689, 8 ff. y compris le frontispice, 86 pp. et 2 ff. (privilège) ; [On joint :] Athalie, 1 vol. in-12 reliure plein maroquin bleu, dos à 5 nerfs dorés orné (caissons), double filet d'encadrement sur plats, toutes tranches dorées, gardes doublées de maroquin bleu, date en queue, Chez Claude Barbin, Paris, 1692, 8 ff. y compris le frontispice, 114 pp. et 1 f. blanc Magnifique exemplaire réunissant la première édition collective des Oeuvres de Racine représentées jusqu'alors (Brunet, IV, 1077), dans un exemplaire de premier tirage ne portant au verso du titre du tome II que la mention de quatre pièces, et contenant en fin du tome II l'édition originale de Phèdre, auquel sont jointes les premières éditions au format in-12 (publiées l'année de l'originale in-4) d'Esther et d'Athalie. Tchemerzine, V, 348, 351 et 355 (qui cite deux exemplaires en maroquin doublé reliés par Cuzin, passés en vente aux prestigieuses ventes Daguin et Moura) ; Brunet, IV, 1077 Langue: Français [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Morias enkomion [Greek] Stultitiae laus . . cum commentariis Ger. Listrii, & figuris Jo.Holbenii. E codice academiae Basiliensis. Accedunt . vita Erasmi . vita Holbenii . et epistolae Erasmi

      Basle: Genathianis, 1676 - First edition with Holbein's illustrations. 8vo. Engraved additional title- page, full-page engraved portraits of Erasmus, Holbein the Elder and Holbein the Younger, engraved transcription of Erasmus' memorial stone, & 81 illustrations (6 mounted and folding), all (with the possible exception of 3 or 4) engraved by Caspar Merian from drawings by Holbein found in Oswald Myconius' copy of the 1515 Froben edition. Contemporary calf, gilt spine with leather label. Slight wear to spine tips, joints starting but solid, covers somewhat darkened, internally fine. Graesse II, 495; Brunet II, 1037 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Morias enkomion (Greek) Stultitiae laus . Declamatio, Cum commentariis Ger. Listrii & figuris Jo. Holbenii. E codice Academiae Basiliensis.

      Basle, J. R. Genath 1676. - 8 . (40) lvs., 336 pp., (6) lvs. Additional engraved title, vignette on printed title, 4 full-page plates (1 portrait of Erasmus, his epitaph, both after Holbein, 2 portraits of Holbein, 81 text engravings, all or most of them after Holbein (6 pasted and folded as a strip). All plates engraved by Caspar Merian. Head- and tail-pieces. Thus complete. 18th century leather (front joint broken, rear joint, corners and edges rubbed), spine gilt, gilt-stamped spine label. First edition with these illustrations. The drawings were found in Oswald Myconius' copy of the 1515 Froben edition and they represent one of the earliest work by H. Holbein. Probably 3 or 4 drawings are by an other hand (see Schmid in the Facsimile edition, Basle 1931). Front end-paper with a large engraved bookplate (Arenberg library, see Laloire, E.: Généalogie de la Maison.d?Arenberg. Bruxelles 1940. p. 7/8) rear end-paper with another bookplate. Slightly browned throughout (some lvs, end-papers and fly-lvs. more), somewhat stained. Printed title with small worm-track (restored), a few lvs. with marginal paper defects (all not touching text / engravings). Some plates printed less clear. V.d. Haeghen I, 125; Graesse II, 495; Brunet II, 1037; Thieme / Becker XVII, 355 (Holbein) and XXIV, 413 (K. Merian). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        The History of the Reigns of Henry the Seventh, Henry the Eighth, Edward the Sixth, and Queen Mary

      London: W[illiam] G[odbid] for R Scot, T Basset [etc], 1676 Book. Very Good. Leather Bound. 1st Edition. [frontispiece portrait] [12], 138, [12], 201, [1] The 1676 edition of Bacon's life of Henry VII printed alongside three further biographies of English monarchs written by Francis Godwyn. This small folio is bound in handsome polished half calf over brown pebbled cloth, probably from the late nineteenth century with embossed crowns in spine compartments and marbled page edges. The book has an early gift inscription at the foot of the title page that reads: 'W[illi]a[m] Higge Ex Dono viri Honorarivi viri Willi Milward [...] 21. Marii. 1678'. The bookplate of R H S Truell appears on the front pastedown. (Truell's library was dispersed at Sotheby's in 1946.) The text is lightly browned and in very good condition. ESTC R19519 Please contact Christian White at Modernfirsteditions if you would like more information about this book. .

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        America, with those known parts in that unknowne worlde both people and manner of buildings.

      London. 1676 - Size: 420 x 550 mm. Good condition. Restoration has been undertaken to all corners, some minor marginal repairs. Map has been cleaned. Copperplate engraving, with later older colour. A wonderfully decorative and pleasing map of the Americas by the famous English cartographer John Speed. The map was published by Bassett and Chiswell in London during the latter half of the seventeenth century. Three sides of the map depict either assorted Native Americans in tribal attire, or vignettes of the important cities and trading settlements then known within the Americas. California is shown as an island, and South America is somewhat misshapen. Sea monsters and galleons patrol the oceans. There is an inset map of Greenland, and a decorative, scrolled title cartouche. This is a famous and iconic map of The Americas, as seen through European eyes.

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        Morias enkomion (griechisch). Stultitiae Laus. . cum commentariis Ger. Listrii, & figuris Jo. Holbenii. E codice Academiæ Basiliensis. Accedunt, Dedicatio Illustrissimo Colberto. Praefatio Caroli Patini. Vita Erasmi. Catalogus operum Erasmi. Vita Holbenii pictoris Bas. Opera Holbenii. Epistola Ger. Listrii ad Jo. Paludanum. Praefatio Erasmi ad Th. Morum. Epistola Erasmi ad Mart. Dorpium. Epistola Erasmi ad Th. Morum. Epistola Th. Mori ad Mart. Dorpium. Index rerum & vocum.

      Genath,, Basel, 1676 - Basel, Genath, 1676. 8°. (40) Bl., 336 S., (11) S. Index. Mit einem gestoch. Titel, gestoch. Titel- und Anfangsvignette, 3 (von 4) ganzseitigen Kupfern und 81 (6 montierte gefaltete) Kupfern im Text. Pgt.-Bd. der Zeit mit hs. Rückentitel. VD 17 39:141344Z. - Lonchamp, L'estampe, 955. - Brunet II, 1037. - Graesse II, 495. - Erste Ausgabe von 'Lob der Torheit' mit diesen Illustrationen, sie geben die Randzeichnungen, die Holbein für die Froben-Ausgabe von 1515 fertigte, wieder. - (Es fehlt das Porträt von Erasmus. Im Vorwort wurden 8 fehlende Bl. (Bogen b) ersetzt mit einer Abschrift (8 Bl.) von alter Hand. 213/214 mit kleinem Eckausriss. Das gefaltete Kupfer auf S. 236 mit Abriss, ca. 1/3 des Bildes. Letzte 2 Indexbl. mit schmalem Wasserrand. Nur wenige Seiten gebräunt). Pgt.-Bd. der Zeit mit hs. Rückentitel. [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Nouvelle relation contenant les voyages de Thomas Gage dans la nouvelle Espagne, ses diverses aventures, et son retour dans la Province de Nicaragua jusqu'à la Havane

      Chez Cervais Clouzier, Paris 1676 - 2 parts in one volume: 246 pages; 240 pages. Duodecimo (6 1/2" x 4") bound in leather with raised bands, spine label and gilt edges. (Sabin: 26303; Palau 96484) 1st French edition. Thomas Gage was born in England and died in Jamaica. His work, which recounts his life and travels as a Dominican friar in Mexico and Guatemala between 1625 and 1637, was first published in London in 1648, when the Puritan cause was victorious in England. This book is decidedly influenced by political and religious considerations and carries the deep impress of Gage's character, which in his later years was not a pleasant one. Gage wrote an eye-witness account of life and every-day events in the New World which made livelier reading than the impersonal narrative of the historian. In various descriptive passages Gage brings to life events of three centuries ago with marked resplendence. Condition: Back-strip ends worn with traces of sticker, rehinged, early owner's signature on title. Lacks second volume with parts III and IV. A good copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Pharmacopée royale, galénique et chymique.

      Chez l'auteur, au Faux-bourg Saint-Germain, rue des boucheries, aux Vipères d'Or, Paris 1676 - Les trois parties de cette pharmacopée sont réunies en un seul fort volumet in-4°. Reliure pleine peau veau brun du temps, dos à cinq nerfs. Première partie concernant les généralitez (sic) de la Pharmacie. Seconde partie contenant les préparations et les compositions galéniques. Troisième partie contenant les préparations chymiques (sic). soit au total 1060 pages. Bandeaux, lettrines, 6 planches bien complètes (les alambics, fours distillatoires, ustensiles divers utilisés dans les recherches de la pierre philosophale, table des éléments chimiques). Ex-libris d'origine " A l'apothicaire Thouverey,". Ce premier propriétaire a laissé quelques rares annnotations d'une belle écriture à la plume et à l'encre sépia, hors texte. Défauts: usure des bords libres supérieurs et inférieurs du dos. Rupture du brochage des cahiers entre la page 552 et 553. Minimes déchirures 3 cm au plus, sans manques sur quelques pages (une dizaine au plus). Roussures et mouillures minimes affectant les parties périphériques des planches et de la table des matières souvent consultées, sans doute dans l'atmosphère des laboratoires d'officines. Qualités: Exemplaire complet de cette première édition., notamment la sixième planche comportant "l'explication des plus communs caractères chimiques" sans laquelle la compréhension de certaines formules resterait "hermétique"! En dehors des quelques faiblesses signalées, la quasi totalité des pages est fraîche. Sa reliure une fois restaurée, cet exemplaire serait un fleuron de tout cabinet de curiosité bibliophile. Photos sur demande. Envoi Colissimo. Port gratuit, assurance comprise. Notes sur Moyse Charas (1618-1698) "apothicaire, artiste du Roy en son Jardin Royal des Plantes" enseigna la chimie au Jardin du Roi. Il fut ensuite contraint de s'exiler en Angleterre, en Hollande, en Espagne. Charas, comme la plupart des chimistes et apothicaires de son temps, fit des recherches alchimiques et publia des traités hermétiques sous le pseudonyme de Christophe Glasser. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        England's Glory or The Glory of England, Being a New Mapp of the Citty of London Shewing the remarkable streets Lanes Alleyes Churches Halls Courts and other places as they are now rebuilt the which will therefore be a guide to Strangers and such as are not well acquainted herein to direct them from place to place. Divers faults yt are in ye former are in this amended. Allso the severall figures yt stand up and downe in ye Mapp are explained in ye 2 tables at ye upper corners hereof.

      Printed and Sold by Robert Walton, at ye Globes Compasses, just at the west end of St. Paul's-Church, [1676]., London, - England's Glory 430 by 550mm (17 by 21.75 inches). Hand-coloured engraved plan. Howgego 30. Detailed plan of the the City of London.The plan extends from Fleet Street in the west to the Tower of London in the east and from Finsbury Fields in the north to Bankside in the south. To the upper left and right is a list of public buildings, gates, bridges, and streets. The plan shows in detail the rebuilt City of London which the Great Fire had destroyed much of in 1666. One can clearly see the heart of what is now the financial district including Cheapside, Cornhill, Lombard Street, and Leadenhall Street, together with the Monument, St. Paul's, and the Tower of London. In the title, Walton is keen to stress the usefulness of the plan being, "a guide to strangers, and such as are not well acquainted herein to direct them from place to place". He goes on to write: "Divers faults yt are in ye former are in this amended". To which plan Walton was alluding is unclear; some have suggested that it was his: "Newest and Exactess Mapp of the most Famous Citties London.", of 1655 yet as this depicts a pre-Fire London it would seem unlikely. Most probably the plan is a revised state of an earlier, no longer extant, plan. This would also account for the rather haphazard placing of a large part of the explanatory text. The map can be reliably dated to 1676, as Walton advertised it for sale in the 'Term Catalogue' of May that year.Scale: 11 inches to 1 statute mile.

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        Ost-Indische Reise. Walter Schultzen Gedenckwürdige Reise Nach Ostindien Gethan. Ost-Indische Reyse. ( Untertitel Siehe Unten ). / Gefährlicher Schiff-bruch / Des Ost-Indischen Jagdt-schifs ter Schelling. / Kurtze Beschreibung Des Königreichs Arrakan.,

      Jacob Von Meursch (Meurs) Und Johannes Von Sommeren, Amsterdam 1676 - Text Deutsch des17. Jahrhunderts (sehr klarer Stil!). Drei Teile (Reise, Schiffbruch, Beschreibung Königreiche Arrakan, Martavan (Martaban), Tanassery , Bengela, Von den Patanern)) in einem Band, so vollständig. Noch Titel: "Worin erzehlt wird Viel gedenckwürdiges / Und ungemeine seltsame Sachen / Bluhtige See- und Feld-Schlachten / Wieder die Portugisen und Makasser; Belagerungen / Bestürmungen / Und Eroberungen vieler fürnehmen Städte und Schlösser. Wie auch: Eine eigendliche Beschreibung der fürnehmsten Ost-Indischen Landschaften / Königreiche / Inseln und Städte; Ihre Gesetze / Sitten / Religion, Kleidung; Item: der Tiere / Früchte und Gewächse / etc. zugleich eine ausführliche Erzehlung / was sich in der gefährlichen Zurückreise nach Holland / zwischen den Ost-Indischen Retour-Schiffen / und den Engelländern / im Jahre 1665, in der Stadt Bergen in Norwegen / wie auch in der Nord-See / merckenswürdiges zugetragen hat. Alles beschrieben durch Mster Walter Schultzen, von Harlem, Nebenst noch: Dem gefährlichen Schiff-Bruch des Jagdt-Schifs / ter Schelling genannt, von Frantz Janß von der Heyde / aufgezeichnet. Mit vielen kunstreichen Figuren geziert. Und aus dem Niederländischen ins Hochteutsche übergesetztet durch J. D." Solider Lederband mit weitestgehend intakter Bindung. Goldgeprägter Rückentitel (verblasst) auf montiertem Schildchen, 4 Bünde, Kapital/Kapitalband unverletzt. Front-/Rückendeckel Blindrahmenprägung, äußerlich durchaus merkliche aber normale Alters-/Abriebspuren, Rückendeckel mit kl. Läsur. Vor-/Nachsatzseiten farbmarmoriertes Schmuck-Schutz-Papier. Vorsatzseiten Provenienzmarkierungen von alten Händen. Rückenfalze innen vorne/hinten teilgelockert. Buchblock mit allen Seiten, 39 TEXTKUPFERN und 20 DOPPELSEITIGEN oder GEFALTETEN KUPFERTAFELN KOLLATIONIERT VOLLSTÄNDIG, doppelspaltig gedruckt (gute, klare Typographie) einige (ca. 15) Seiten/Tafeln teilrestauriert (hinterlegt, neu aufgezogen), kaum Materialverlust. Frontispiz (Stich Walter Schulze) gestochene Vortitelseite, schwarz-rot gedruckte Titelei, 2 S. Vorrede, 291 + 9 Registerseiten, gestochener Titel, 55 Seiten, 64 + Nota-Seite. Tafeln zusätzlich. Buchblock weitgehend unverletzt, gut, z. Teilen kleine Einrisse/Läsuren, einige Seiten nicht sauber, insgesamt aber erfreulich gutes Exemplar. Schouten reiste 1658 - 65 als Arzt f. d. Holländische Ostindien-Gesellschaft nach Niederländisch-Indien (Indonesien), Indien, Ceylon, aber auch Formosa/Taiwan, Berichte über das Kap der guten Hoffnung, Kämpfe mit Portugiesen, Eingeborenen und Engländern. Die Tafeln meist topographisch (Städte Amboina, Bantam, Batavia, Colombo, Japare / Java, Malacca u.a.), die Textkupfer z.T. völkerkundlich, Begegnungen mit den Ansässigen, Sitten, Gebräuche, Kämpfe, Festaufzüge, Schiffsbrüche u.a. Dieses wahrhaft antiquarische Buch ist auch eine sehr spannenden, lebhafte Lektüre in klarer, deutscher Sprache. A truly antiquarian monograph profusely illustrated with copper engravings and COMPLETE! Later binding (18th century) full of patina, still solid. Three parts: Sea Voyage, Shipwreck, Description of Kingdoms (Arrakan, Martavan (Martaban), Tanassery, Bengela). A very rare item, text not always clean but as mentioned complete. Most folded engravings are topographic (Amboina, Bantam, Batavia, Colombo, Japare / Java, Malacca), the other engravings are about encounters, with Natives, their customs, struggles, celebrations or related to shipwrecks etc. Walter Schouten, Dutch physician, working for the Dutch East India Company, went to Indonesia, India, Ceylon, and Formosa from 1658 to 1665. He reported from the Cape of Good Hope, described the battles with the Portuguese, Natives and the English Army. Nur als Paket. 21 x 30 Cm. 1,6 Kg. Gewicht in Gramm: 1600 1. Deutsche Auflage Lederband 18.Jahrhundert Noch Ordentlich [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        De aequitate tractatus novus usuque receptissimus liber primus (-tertius). Cum duplici indice, altero quaestionum, & casuum, altero rerum, & verborum, quae in hoc opere continentur

      Ex Typographia Vigoni,, Mediolani, 1676 - Tre volumi legati in uno di cm. 33, pp. 1.000 ca. complessive. Legatura coeva in piena pelle, dorso a nervi con titoli su tassello. Tracce d'uso esterne e qualche piccola gora marginale, peraltro esemplare genuino ed in buono stato di conservazione. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Antiquitatum Veteris Puerperii. Synopsis A Filio Casparo Bartholino Commentario illustrata. Cum Thomae Bartholini Ad Filium Epistola.

      Amsterdam, Wetsten,1676.. 2 Teile in 1 Band. 13,5x8 cm. 14 Bll., 179 S., 2 Bll.; 7 Bll., 114 S., 7 Bll., 40 S. Leder d. Zeit, beschädigt. Insgesamt gering fleckig. Obere Ecke teils mit Knickspur.. Mit gestochener Titelvignette, 1 (statt 3) Faltkupfer, 1 Falttabelle und 7 (4 ganzs.) Textkupfern. Vorgebunden: Ders. (Bartholin, T.) De Armillis Veterum Schedion. Accessit Olai Wormii de Aureo Cornu Danico ad Licetum Responsio. Editio novissima, figuris aneis illustrata. Ibid. 1676. Mit gest. Titel, Titelvignette, 1 gef. Kupfertafel (eingerissen), 7 (6 ganzs.) Textkupfern und einigen Textholzschnitten. I. Krivatsy 794; Wellcome II, 108. - Über Kindbett, Säuglingspflege, Wiegen in der Antike. II. Bruun II, 446; Cicognara 1575. - Über altgermanische Armreifen.

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        Holy Iland; Farne; Garnsey; Jarsay.

      1676 - London: Bassett & Chiswell, 1676. Coloured. 380 x 510mm. Two small marginal tears. Four maps on one sheet, including Jersey and Guernsey, engraved by Jodocus Hondius for The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine.'. With an English text describing each island on verso.

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        Resuscitatio or Bringing into Publick Light Several Pieces of the Works Civil, Historical, Philosophical, and Theological, Hitherto Sleeping of the Right Honourable Francis Bacon [includes] A preparatory to the history natural & experimental [and] The natural and experimental history of winds

      London: W[illiam] G[odbid] for R Scot, T Basset [etc], 1676 Book. Illus. by Wenceslaus Hollar. Very Good. Leather Bound. 1st Edition. The 1676, third, and most complete edition of this collection of Bacon's shorter writings that includes several significant scientific works, notably The Natural and Experimental History of the Form of Hot Things and Of the Several Kinds of Motion. The folio volume is bound in seventeenth century calf with a blind fillet to the boards and a red morocco label to the spine of the book which has been invisibly relaid. The early ownership signature 'E libris Thome Kenyon 1692' appears on the first blank and an old collation note (complete) by the London bookdealers 'B Quaritch' is written in pencil to the inside of the lower cover. The text is indeed complete as called for, with the first Bacon portrait opposite the title page and the second by Hollar placed at the end of The Life of Bacon as is usual. This example of the book has the errata note at the foot of 1C2r still visible with the blank slip removed. Bacon's Resuscitatio went through several editions during this period and its reappearance is testimony to the writer's enduring influence in natural philosophy, politics and morals. R37049 Please contact Christian White at Modernfirsteditions if you would like more information about this book. .

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        Wales.

      1676 - London, Bassett & Chiswell, 1676. Coloured. 385 x 515mm. Repaired tear in bottom margin. Engraved by Jodocus Hondius, this is the most decorative map of the country, with twelve large prospects of the Shire Towns, four smaller ones of the Cathedral Cities, four armorials and a large compass rose. As neither Saxton's atlas nor Camden's 'Britannia' contained a map of the country this is the first map of Wales to appear in a British atlas. With an English text on the reverse.

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        Metamorphoses díOvide

      First Edition of this Illustrated EditionOVID. [BENSERADE, Isaac de, translator]. Metamorphoses díOvide. En Rondeaux Imprimez et Enrichis de Figures Par Ordre De Sa Majest??, Et dediez ?? Monseigneur Le Dauphin. Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1676.First Edition of this illustrated edition. Quarto (10 7/8 x 8 inches; 277 x 200 mm). [14], 463, [1, blank], [8, table] pp. With engraved frontispiece title-page by S??bastian Le Clerc after Charles Le Brun. Engraved royal arms on the title-page, two cherub vignettes and 226 engraved illustrations by Le Clerc, Chauveau and Le Pautre. These illustrations are considered to be some of the finest work of Chauveau and Le Clerc.Contemporary mottled calf. Boards ruled in gilt. Spine with black morocco spine label, lettered in gilt. Spine stamped in gilt. Gilt dentelles and board edges. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Outer hinges starting and a bit rubbed, but still strong. Board edges a bit bumped and rubbed. Some toning and mild staining throughout. Occasional worming to lower margin, mainly to signatures 3G-3I, not affecting text. Over all a very nice copy.Issac de Benserade was an important poet in the court of Louis XIV and was the librettist for the composer Lully. His translation of M??tamorphoses d\'Ovid in the form of a rondeaux was considered a failure and negatively affected his reputation. \"Benserade wrote rondeaus upon Ovid some of which are reckoned tolerable but upon the whole the attempt was too absurd for serious approbation and his Ovid without occasioning any controversy dropt into oblivion almost as soon as it was published, although it appeared in a highly ornamented 4to printed at Paris 1676 with engravings to the expence [sic] of which the king contributed 10,000 livres.\" (The General Biographical Dictionary, Chalmers).HBS 66663.$3,000

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        A - Z Sam. von Butschky/ und Rutinfeld/ etc: Pathmos; enthaltend: Sonderbare Reden/ und Betrachtungen/ allerhand Curioser: in allen Ständen benötigter; Wie auch bey jetziger Politic fürgehender/Hoff-Welt- und Stats-Sachen: Alles/auf unsere Schuldigkeit gegen Gott; unseren Nächsten/und und Uns selbst gerichtet. Mit einem vollkommenenInhals-Register. Mit Zierleisten u. Textvignetten.

      Leipzig, Johann Grosse und Confort, 1676,. PGMt.der Zeit, [20], 991 S., [93], kl.-8°. Einband etwas berieben, abgegriffen u. leicht gelockert. Rückendeckel fehlt u. mit späterem gemustertem Pappbezug ersetzt. Handschriftliche Besitzeranmerkungen mit Zeichenstift auf Vorsatz u. letzte Seite. Seiten stellenweise altersgebräunt. Ansonst gut erhaltenes Exemplar. Sehr gut erhalten. * Seltener Exemplar. * Our books are stored in our warehouse, not in the shop. Please notify beforehand, if you want to visit us and see a specific book. Unser ZVAB-Bücher-Bestand befindet sich in unserem Lager am Stadtrand Prags, nicht in unserem Geschäft. Bitte, teilen Sie uns vorher mit wenn Sie uns besuchen möchten und bestimmtes Buch auswählen wollten *.

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        Europ, and the Cheife Cities Contained therein Described; with the Habits of Most Kingdoms Now in Use. By Jo: Speed. Ano: Dom: 1626.

      1676 - London, Bassett & Chiswell, 1676. Coloured. 390 x 510mm. A classic decorative map of Europe, published in Speed's 'Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World', with ten costume vignettes down the sides and eight city prospects, including London, Rome & Venice, along the top.

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        Collegium experimentale, sive curiosum ... Nuremberg, Wolfgang Maurits Endter, 1701. With 4 folding engraved plates and numerous engravings in the text. With: (2) STURM, Johann Christoph. Collegii experimentalis sive Curiosi, pars secunda ... Including: MORE, Henry. Epistola qua de ipsius principio hylarchico seu spiritu naturae ...Nuremberg, Wolfgang Maurits Endter, 1685. (3) STURM, Johann Christoph. Tentaminum collegii curiosi quaedam appendices sive Auctaria ...[Nuremberg, Wolfgang Maurits Endter, heirs of Johann Andreas Endter, 1676]. (4) STURM, Johann Christoph. [in Greek: Thaumantiados thaumasia] sive Iridis admiranda ...Nuremberg, Wolfgang Maurits Endter, 1699. With 4 folding engraved plates. 5 parts in 4 volumes, bound as 1. 4to. Contemporary or near contemporary vellum, dark blue edges.

      VD 17, 3:007468K, 3:007464D, 3:006536A, 39:120086P (ad 2-4 plus the 1676 ed. of ad 1); not in Haskell Norman; Honeyman; Roberts & Trent, Bibliotheca Mechanica. A complete and well-illustrated course in practical science, including mechanics, optics, hydraulics, pneumatics, thermodynamics, mensuration and other subjects, with most of the folding plates showing diagrams for optics. One illustration shows an airship carried by balloons. The first part of the Collegium experimentale is in its second edition and all others in their first editions. Sturm (1635-1703) was "reputedly the most skilled experimenter in Germany" (DBS IV, p. 166), he broke away from the classical scholastic approach, inaugurating modern science education in Germany.The first part of the Collegium experimentale was first published in 1676 together with the Auctaria, the latter with only a part-title. The second part was added in 1685. The present second edition includes only the first part and is therefore bound with the first editions of the second part and of the Auctaria. Sturm's Iridis admiranda forms a kind of supplement, with additional material on optics.With the bookplate of the library of the Berlin Gesellschaft naturforschender Freunde. In very good condition.

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        Stafford Countie and Towne, with the ancient citie Lichfeild described.

      1676 - London, Bassett & Chiswell, 1676. Coloured. 385 x 510mm. Engraved by Jodocus Hondius, this is one of the most decorative maps of the county, with inset plans of Stafford & Lichfield, armorials and vignette battle scene.

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        VIDAS DE LOS FILOSOFOS DEMOCRITO Y HERACLITO

      - Vidas de los filosofos Democrito y Heraclito, que escrivia Don Felix de Lucio Espinosa, y Malo, dedicadas al muy ilustre señor D. Bartholome de Ocampo, y Matta, antes agente general del consejo supremo de la inquisicion y fiscal del tribunal de corte. .- Zaragoza, por los herederos de Pedro Lanaja, 1676; en 8º mayor holandesa puntas, nervios y tejuelo 8 hh 128 pp Palau: 82794

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        Die Regel [Regeln] deß Heiligen Augustini und Satzungen der Geistlichen Jungfrauen/ der Heiligen URSULAE, Von dem Institut zu Burdigala für gültig und guet erkannt/ auch bestettiget von Ihro Päbstlichen Heilgkeit/ PAULO dem Fünfften dises Namens. Den 5. Februarij/ 1618. Auf Instädiges Anhalten deß Druchleuchtigsten Herrn/ Hn. Carinals von Sourdis, Ertz-Bischoffen zu Burdigala/ und Primatis in Aquitanien. 2 Teile in 1 Band.

      München, Sebastian Rauch 1676;. (EA, diese Ausgabe); kl.-8°; (2) 62 (2), (2) 184 (6) Seiten; Ldr d. Zt. (Einband beschabt mit einigen Wurmgängen, Schließen defekt, Innendeckel ebenfalls mit einigen Wurmgängen, kleiner Stempel auf Titelblatt; Seiten und Buchblock gut erhalten); (EA, diese Ausgabe);. Enthält neben den Regeln des Augustinus die "Satzungen Der geistl. Jungfrawen von URSULA, Von dem Institut zu Burdigala", d.h. die Regeln der 1618 in Bordeaux gegründeten Niederlassung der Ursulinen, den Orden der Heiligen Ursula. Später im 17. Jahrhundert folgten zahlreiche weitere Niederlassungen in ganz Europa. Seltene frühe deutsche Ausgabe der Satzungen der Ursulinen!

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