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2015-02-10 13:56:12
Doppelmeyer, Johann Gabriel
World Celestial & Curiosities: Nuremburg Homann Johann Baptiste c1760. Copper engraved map showing the irregular movement of Venus And Mercury, from Doppelmayer's " Atlas Coelestis" original wash colour; verso blank. Astronomical chart showing the course of the planets Venus and Mercury around the sun.; detailed text and astronomical diagrams. The planets are illustrated in a vignette as allagorical figures in chariots; Venus accompaanied by the moon in a chariot drawn by three pairs of horses; Mercury's chariot driven by a putti is drawn by two birds; Zeus sits astride the sun. Dark impression; bright colour. Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr (1677 - 1750) Doppelmayr was born in Nuremberg to a merchant family. He attended the Aegidien-Gymnasium and the University of Altdorf where he studied mathematics, physics, and law. His graduating dissertation, a study of the Sun, suggests an early interest in Astronomy. Following his studies in Altdorf, Doppelmayr traveled extensively in Europe and is known to have spent time at the University of Halle, as well as in Utrecht, Leiden, Oxford, and London. He returned to Nuremburg in 1704 to take up a mathematics professorship at his alma mater, the Aegidien-Gymnasium. It may have been here that he developed a relationship with the prominent Nuremburg map publisher J. B. Homann, with whom he prepared a number of important astronomical maps and atlases. The collaboration of over 20 years eventually led to the publication of the "Atlas Coelestis" in 1742. This astounding work was the most elaborate and detailed astronomical atlas yet published an … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Mary Louise Bryan/Paralos Gallery
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2015-01-31 12:51:29
Graaf, Regnia de
Lugd. Batav. [Leiden]: Ex. Officina Hackiana. G : in Good condition. Neatly rebacked and corners repaired. Contents firm and illustrations bright. Heraldic book-plate on paste-down. Stamp on frontispiece engravings of Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and two associated stamps on prelims. 1677. [First Edition]. Contemporary calf. 190mm x 120mm (7" x 5"). 719pp. 21 folding engraved plates and 17 full-page engravings. Book-plate of Thomas Neale, Surgeon 'Quo tutior hoc dulcior'. Text in Latin. Restoration note of the Delmas Conservation Bindery, dated August 1998 on affixed to rear paste-down provides details of treatment. .
Bookseller: Barter Books Ltd
2015-01-25 22:02:35
Doppelmeyer, Johann Gabriel
World Celestial & Curiosities: Nuremburg Homann Johann Baptiste c1760. Copper engraved map of the sky, from Doppelmayer's " Atlas Coelestis" original wash colour; verso blank. by Doppelmayer. The image is of the sky in the Northern hemisphere showing the courses of various comets. Each constellation is stunningly illustrated in 18th century German baroque style. The image is surrounded by text and diagrams describing the comets. Dark impression; wash colour to map; text and surround black & white as issued. Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr (1677 - 1750) Doppelmayr was born in Nuremberg to a merchant family. He attended the Aegidien-Gymnasium and the University of Altdorf where he studied mathematics, physics, and law. His graduating dissertation, a study of the Sun, suggests an early interest in Astronomy. Following his studies in Altdorf, Doppelmayr traveled extensively in Europe and is known to have spent time at the University of Halle, as well as in Utrecht, Leiden, Oxford, and London. He returned to Nuremburg in 1704 to take up a mathematics professorship at his alma mater, the Aegidien-Gymnasium. It may have been here that he developed a relationship with the prominent Nuremburg map publisher J. B. Homann, with whom he prepared a number of important astronomical maps and atlases. The collaboration of over 20 years eventually led to the publication of the "Atlas Coelestis" in 1742. This astounding work was the most elaborate and detailed astronomical atlas yet published and is today much admired for its rich beautifully engraved plates Johann Baptist Homann (1664 ?" 1724) fro … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Mary Louise Bryan/Paralos Gallery
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2015-01-13 22:42:58
Sandford, Francis (1630-1694)
In the Savoy, Printed by Tho. Newcomb, for the Author, 1677, Leather, Book Condition: Good Condition, First EditionFull Book Title: A Genealogical History of the Kings of England of Great Britain, & c. From the Conquest, Anno 1066 to the Year 1677. In Seven Parts or Books. Containing a Discourse of their several Lives, Marriages, and Issues, Times of Birth, Death, Places of Burial, and Monumental Inscriptions.Size: 23,5cm x 36,5cm, (12p) - 578 pages - (12p), 5 double-page plates. Complete with all the plates and the genealogical tables. Cover is rubbed at the edges, hinges and spines are also rubbed, but still solid. A few small tears repaired otherwise inside pages are in good condition. Photos available upon request. 2,75 kg, Livre
Bookseller: Louis Caron
2015-01-13 11:43:49
R.P. [PLOT Robert] 1640-1696
Theater in Oxford. and in London at the Star near the West-end of St Pauls Church-yard., 1677 Folio, 1st ed, VG, 1 map, 16 pls. In early 18c full tree calf, blind edge tooling, corners and edges bumped and worn. Spine, expertly relaid, raised bands, gilt tooling, titles in gilt to red morocco labels. Internally, Imprimatur leaf, [11], 358 pp, [1] errata, [1], [10] index, 1 map (folding), 16 pls (copper engraved), text block edges marbled blue, armorial bookplate to fpd (Gurdon), new (old) fep, title page with Intaglio device depicting a seated Minerva in front of an Oxford scene, intaglio initial and headpiece to the dedication page, invisible map repair at gutter, small contemporary no to fpd & fep, some light edge browning, has the Subscribers eight shillings at base of tp. A Very Good copy of an important title, a 2nd edition appeared in 1705. Plot planned a survey of the English Counties, but only completed Oxfordshire and Staffordshire. (ESTC R7620. Madan 3130. Gibson 536. Lowndes 1886).
Bookseller: Madoc Books (ABA-ILAB) [United Kingdom]
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2015-01-09 21:31:55
R.P. [PLOT Robert] 1640-1696
Folio, 1st ed, VG, 1 map, 16 pls. In early 1700 full tree calf, blind edge tooling, corners and edges bumped and worn. Spine, expertly relaid, raised bands, gilt tooling, titles in gilt to red morocco labels. Internally, text block edges marbled blue, armorial bookplate to fpd (Gurdon), Imprimatur leaf, title page with Intaglio device depicting a seated Minerva in front of an Oxford scene, intaglio initial and headpiece to the dedication page, [12], 358 pp, [1] errata, [1], [10] index, 1 map (folding), 16 pls (copper engraved). Small contemp no to fpd & fep, tear to map, some light edge browning, has the Subscribers, eight shillings at base of tp. A Very Good copy of an important title, a 2nd edition appeared in 1705. Plot planned a survey of the English Counties, but only completed Oxfordshire and Staffordshire. (ESTC R7620. Madan 3130. Gibson 536. Lowndes 1886).
Bookseller: Madoc Books
2015-01-09 21:31:55
R.P. [PLOT Robert] 1640-1696
Bookseller: Madoc Books (ABA-ILAB) [Llandudno, CONWY, United Kingdom]
2014-12-27 07:16:41
FEVRET, Charles.
Lyon: Jean Girin & Barthelemy Rivière, 1677. Troisième édition, "plus correcte et beaucoup plus ample que les deux precedantes"; 2 tomes reliés en 1 volume in-folio; T.I: portrait de Fevret gravé par Nicolas Auroux, [x: titre en rouge et noir orné de la grande marque de l'imprimeur Jean Girin, Préface, Table, Privilège], 432p. T.II: [iv: titre, Table, Privilège], 410p. (dont une importante table générale de toutes les matières occupant quelque 114 pages); bandeaux, lettrines et culs-de-lampe. Reliure d'époque en veau moucheté, dos à nerfs orné, coupes ornées, tranches mouchetées. Nom érasé en pied de la page de titre, plats légèrement frottés, mais un très bon exemplaire frais. L'imprimeur-libraire lyonnais Jean Girin avait publié seul en 1667 la seconde édition de cet ouvrage, avant son association avec Barthélemy Rivière. Ouvrage imprimé sur deux colonnes avec remarques en marges, avec le beau frontispice du graveur lyonnais Nicolas Auroux. Divisé en neuf livres, ce traité des abus touche les sujets les plus divers : l'Angleterre, le bannissement, l'eau bénite, les eunuques, la magie, les marguilliers, les monastères, les processions, torture, testaments. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE DES CARRÉS [Gennes, France]
2014-12-23 19:48:47
MEULEN, Adam Frans Van der. (Gravée par R. Bonnart)
Bookseller: Librairie Guimard [nantes, France]
2014-12-14 13:23:08
PEYER, Johann Conrad
Schaffhausen: Onophrius a Waldkirch, 1677. 1st Edition. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 8vo (150x94 mm), [28], 136, [6] pp. Separate half-title for the second text, 3 folding engraved plates, 3 leaves of plate explanations (possible cut and separated from one leaf) bound next to plates within text, title-page somewhat creased and with small tear to top margin not affecting text. Only little browned, otherwise clean and unmarked. Without cover (paper strip to spine). Good copy of an exceedingly rare work. ---- ADB XXV, 568; Garrison-Morton 1100; Waller 7359; Hirsch-Hubotter IV, 550 - FIRST EDITION. During the period when Peyer and his associates were conducting their research in Schaffhausen, the chemical processes governing digestion were unknown. In the present book, Peyer described what has come to be called "Peyer's patches," the lymphoid follicles in the small intestine that play a role in typhoid fever. Extremely rare: 9 copies located in OCLC. One copy with the same number of plates sold at Sotheby's in 2001 (Friedman Medical Library sale) for $13,200. Erstes und wohl folgenreichstes Werk des Schweizer Mediziners Peyer (1653-1712), in der er die 'Noduli lymphatici aggregatii' des menschlichen Dünndarmes beschrieb, die er irrtümlich fur Drüsen hielt. Dieser Irrtum hielt sich bis in die Mitte des 19. Jahrhunderts, als Brucke den lymphatischen Charakter der vermeintlichen Drüsen erkannte. Obwohl schon 1645 Marco Aurelio Severino diese Strukturen beschrieben hatte, sind sie bis heute in der Medizin als "Peyersche Platten" bekannt. Very Good.
Bookseller: Milestones of Science Books [Germany]
2014-12-13 18:52:40
Verzascha, Andreas:
Basel, Johann Jakob Decker, 1677. 8°. 8 n.n. Bl., 311 (recte 309) S., 8 n.n. Bl. Pergamentband der Zeit. Hirsch VI, 97. - VD17 23:243210E. - Verzascha wurde als Sohn eines Arztes 1627 in Basel geboren, promovierte in Montpellier bevor er nach Basel zurückkehrte und dort praktizierte. "Tüchtiger Arzt, huldigte aber einer starken Polypharmacie" (Hirsch). Verzascha war der Herausgeber der Basler Ausgaben von Pietro Andrea Mattiolis Kräuterbuch. - Ein wesentlicher Teil des Werkes handelt von der Pest. - Leicht gebräunt. - Selten. Sprache: n.
Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein [Bern, Switzerland]
2014-12-02 01:42:56
KNORR VON ROSENROTH Christian
Sulzbaci, typis Abrahami Lichtenthaleri, 1677-1678. In-8 (mm. 220x180), prime 4 parti in 2 tomi, cartonato rustico coevo, così suddivise: cc.nn. 18 (Prefazione e Indici - inclusa la bellissima antiporta figurata inc. in rame), pp.num. 740 (parte I); pp.num. 312 (parte II), pp.nn. 8 (prefazione parte III e IV), da pp. 195 a 255 (descrizione delle tavole: è la parte IV che è stata anteposta) e quindi il "Liber seu Porta Caelorum" in quo Dogmata Cabbalistica Philosophicè proponuntur & cum Philosophia Platonica conseruntur. Autore R. Abraham Cohen Irira, Lusitano (parte III), pp.num. 192. Il primo tomo è illustrato da 16 tavv. cabalistiche f.t. (ripieg.) inc. in rame. Manca il vol. II, stampato in 4 parti nel 1684 a Francoforte. "Prima edizione", di grande rarità. Cfr. Bibliotheca Esoterica,2395: ?"Cette "Kabbala denudata" quand complète est devenue presqu?'introuvable aujourdhui; il y manque en effet presque toujours 2 traités, l?'un de 192 pages: ?"Liber de Porta Coelorum..?" du Rabbin portugais Cohen Irira, qui se trouve relié à la fin du vol. I; l?'autre de 70 pages ?"Adumbratio Kabbalae Christianae..?" se trouve à la fin du vol. II. Quant à l?'importance scientifique du livre de Rosenroth, il suffit de mentionner que le savant Ad. Franck (La Kabbale, Paris, 1843, p. 21 de la préface) déclare ?"qu?'il n?'existe pas aujourd?'hui sur la Kabbale une oeuvre plus complète, plus exacte, plus digne de notre respect par les travaux et les sacrifices dont elle est le fruit?" - Brunet,III,637: ?"Cet ouvrage ne se trouve que difficilement complet.. il est beaucoup plus rare encore av … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Malavasi sas
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2014-12-01 16:35:27
SCHOTT Gaspar (1608-1660)
BAMBERG, JOH. MARTINI SCHONWETTER, 1677esemplare con forti ossidazioni a molte carte Legatura coeva in piena pergamena ITALIANO Legatura coeva in piena pergamena coeva, titolo e fregi manoscritti al dorso; nota ottocentesca manoscritta al contropiatto anteriore. 18 pagine non numerate, compresi l'elegante quanto complessa antiporta figurata incisa su rame, il frontespizio con titolo e antico timbro di collezione privata con firma sovrapposta "Carletti"; 538 pagine numerate; 14 pagine non numerate di indici; all'interno, XXV tavole fuori testo  incise su rame, incollate e ripiegate ai bordi della pagina corrispondente. Schott fu  gesuita e professore di matematica, studiò sotto la supervisione dello scienziato Athanasius Kircher presso l'università di Würzburg. È noto a livello scientifico principalmente grazie ai suoi studi fisici concernenti i principi della meccanica; perfeziona poi le bacchette moltiplicatrici di Nepero, apportando un piccolo contributo a quello che può essere considerato un prototipo di macchina aritmetica. I suoi interessi scientifici vengono allora contaminati da una forte tendenza al misterico; da questa sperimentazione nasce "Physica Curiosa", il suo testo più celebre. L'opera in esame è la sola prima parte di un poderoso lavoro, e la sezione in esame riguarda l'ottica a cui Schott dedicò molti studi, in particolare alla camera oscura seguendo le orme di Keplero. Il lavoro di Keplero sulla camera oscura gli permise di risolvere uno dei più importanti enigmi sull'ottica del tempo: il funzionamento dell'occhio,  con l'immagine capovolta formata sulla … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquaria Il Cartiglio di R. C
2014-12-01 08:02:58
Balen, Matthys
Dordrecht, Symon onder de Linde 1677. (titelprent, 14) 1358 (24) p. Origineel Perkament met ribben en stempels, 4° (zijkant rug gerestaureerd, compleet met titelprent, diverse tekstgravures, 11 portretten, waaronder het uitvouwbare portret van Andreas Colvius wat niet in de binderslijst staat, en 7 uitvouwbare gravures waaronder 1 kaart en 1 wapenkaart).
Bookseller: Antiquariaat De Roo
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2014-11-30 20:44:56
[Glaser, Christoph]:
Nürnberg, Michael und Johann Friderich Endtern / o.O., o.V., 1677, 1680.. 27 Bll., 666 S., 7 Bll. (Register), mit gest. illus. Titel u. 6 Kupfertaf. / 159 S., Kl.-8°, Pergament d. Zt. mit goldgepr. Fileten, goldgepr. Rückentitel u. Deckelvignetten. Krivatsy 4760; Wellcome III, 121; Ferguson I, 319f.; Duveen 251; Ferchl; 186; Neu 1640; Brüning 2358; Hain/Schwarz Suppl. II, 100; Laut Dorbon 1873 u. Caillet 2201 ist nicht Glaser der Autor dieses Werkes, sondern ein gewisser Moise Charas. - Erste deutsche Ausgabe des berühmten Lehrbuches für den Unterricht der theoretischen Brüder im 2. Grad der Geheimlehre. "Traite de la chimie" erschien erstmals 1663 u. wurde in der vorliegenden Übersetzung zum grundlegenden Chemie-Lehrbuch für die Rosenkreuzer (nach Kopp II, 37). Der aus Basel stammende Pharmazeut Christoph Glaser (1628-1672) war Hofapotheker Ludwig XIV. u. musste nach Verwicklungen in den Giftmordprozess der Marquise de la Brinvilliers Frankreich verlassen. Die Tafeln zeigen versch. Destillierapparate, Öfen u. chemische Gerätschaften. - Radix Chimiae (Ferguson II, 242) mit den drei Anhängen: Appendix ad faciliorem Radicis chymiae intellectum. I. Introductio generalis chymica, cum dictis philosophorum, ex libro Aurea Rosae II. Dicta Alani. III. Anonymi Tractatus philosophicus ad rubrum et album. Editore Joachimo Tanckio, M.D. IV. Processus lapidis philosophorum ex mercurio corporis, juxta doctrinam Bernhardi Comitis Trevisani. Trotz der lateinischen Titel überwiegend in deutsch verfasst. - Einband etwas verzogen; Bindung leicht gelockert; Titelkupfer etwas wasserrandig u. mi … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Hans-Jürgen Lange
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2014-11-30 20:44:56
1677-1706.. Kl.-8°, Pappband d. Zt.. (1) Vier Chymische Tractätlein. I. Lucens Lux in Tenebris, das ist: Das hellscheinende Licht in Finsterniss. II. De Vitriolo et ejus oleo secretissimo, das ist, von dem Vitriol, und seinem geheimesten Oehle. III. De Animali Rationali vom Vernünfftigen Thiere, und seiner herrlichen Artzney. IV. Aurum Vitae oder Gold des Lebens. Von alten und wahren Philosophis beschrieben, und Auß alten Manuscriptis den filiis doctrinae zum besten publiciret. Erste u. einzige Ausg. Budißin, Barthol. Kretzschmar, Drucker: Andreas Richte, 1677; 3 Bll., S. 2-66 [so kmpl.]. VD17 39:139490P; Ferguson II,259; Neu 4220; Duveen 603: "The second tract, 'De Vitriolis', is a translation of Roger Bacon's famous treatise. Printed at Bautzen, a town in Eastern Saxony."; Kopp II, 385; Brüning: Bibliographie der alchemistischen Literatur 2373. -- (2) Cabalae Verior Descriptio Das ist / Gründliche Beschreibung und Erweisung aller natürlichen und über natürlichen Dingen / Wie durch das Verbum Fiat alles erschaffen / Und darnach durch das Centrum Coeli & Terrrae, so sein überhimmlisch Liecht und unbegreiflich Feuer ist / generirt, nutrirt, regiert und corrumpirt wird. Erstausg. Hamburg, In Verlegung Georg Wolff, Buchhändler in St. Johanns Kirchen, 1680; 64 S., mit Holzschnitt "Figura Cabalae" als Frontispiz. VD17 23:242928F; Ferguson I,135 (unter "Cabala Chymica"); Duveen 111; Kopp II,230; Bruning: Bibliographie der alchemistischen Literatur 2439; Ackermann V,1340; Caillet 1853 (Ausg. 1761). -- (3) Edmund Dickinson Phil. & Med. Reg. De chrysopoeia sive de quintessentia phil … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Versandantiquariat Hans-Jürgen Lange
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2014-11-27 21:24:46
TIRSO DE MOLINA [TELLEZ, Gabriel]
Madrid, Juan García Infançon 1677 - 4º (14,5 x 20,4 cm) 6 h. inc. port., 337 fols., 1 h. de colofón. Plena piel del XX, doble filete en planos, lomo con nervios, hierros. Primera edición con cambio de portada, colofón con fecha de 1635. Rara. Contiene: la patrona de las musas, p. 8-69 El colmenero diuino, h. 72-90 Los triunfos de la verdad, h. 91-177 Los hermanos parecidos, h. 177-192 El vandolero, h. 192-315 [i.e. 309] No le arriendo la ganancia, h. 312-328. Portada y colofón con refuerzos marginales sin afectar texto. Papel algo amarronado. “En Deleytar aprovechando Tirso de Molina saca a la luz un conjunto heterogéneo de obras con el que nos confirma el sesgo que toma su producción literaria. Si leída al azar entre el conjunto de obras tirsianas, Deleytar aprovechando se nos manifiesta como obra de sentido atípico, observada en el proceso evolutivo de su escritura, aparecerá como ruptura y retorno simultáneamente. Ruptura por lo que supone abandono casi definitivo de los escenarios, y retorno en la vuelta a los orígenes, tanto ideológicos como temáticos, de su literatura.” [La miscelánea en Deleytar aprovechando. Reflejo de una coyuntura tirsiana. José Miguel Oltra] Palau, 329484 [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Delirium Books · Susana Bardón
2014-11-27 16:37:52
1677-1793.. Am oberen Rand mit Bezeichnung des Regiments, unterhalb der Darstellung Tabelle mit Angaben zur Garnison. Auf Bütten. Je ca. 16,5 x 10 cm, in schmalem Holzrahmen. 5 Blatt mit Ganzfiguren, meist mit zwei Figuren (Offizier, Gemeiner Soldat). - Mit großer Sorgfalt ausgeführte farbfrische Arbeiten zeigen meist zwei Figuren auf einem Blatt: Infanterie-Regiment Nr 9, Generalmajor von Pöllnitz, Chef: W. D. v. Manstein, Garnisonen: in Scherte, Soest, Hamm,Unna (1677) - Pontonierskops, Chef: Cap. von Linde, Berlin (1715) - Infanterie-Regiment Nr. 40, Chef: F. A. v. Erlach u. F. W. Steinwehr, Garnisonen in Schweidnitz, Nimptsch, Bolkenhain (1732) - Infanterie-Regiment, Chefs: Nr. 53 v. C. v. Luck und A. Gr. zu Anhalt, Garnisonen: Braunsberg, Heiligenbeil u. Frauenburg (1773) - Dragoner-Regiment Nr. 12, Chef v. Bieberstein, Garnisonen: Greiffenberg, Naugard, Wollin. - Verso mit Einstecktasche und detaillierte Angaben zum jeweiligen Regiment. - Teilweise mit wenigen Braunfleckchen, eines partiell minimal gebräunt. Preußen, Uniformen, 17. Jahrhundert, 18. Jahrhundert, Pöllnitz, W.D. v. Manstein, Scherte, Soest, Hamm, Unna, Pontonierskops, Von Linde, F.A. von erlach, F. W. Steinwehr, Schweidnitz, Nimptsch, Bolkenhain, C.v. Luck, A. Gr. zu Anhalt, Braunsberg, Heiligenbeil, Frauenburg, v. Bieberstein, Greiffenberg, Naugard, Wollin. Regimenter, Regiment
Bookseller: Kunstantiquariat Joachim Lührs [Hamburg, Germany]
2014-11-26 19:13:09
Digby Kenelme
London: H.C. for H. Brome, 1677. Third Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Good Condition. Contemporary boards with later rebacking which has failed, spine worn and chipped with loss at the head, front board detached along with the free endpaper. Mild browning internally, first signatures loose, scattered minor stains, generally quite clean. With an inscription from Christopher Morley and his wife Helen to his friends Martin and Elsie Hawley Mclanahan dated Christmas 1922. Lacking the portrait which is sometimes present (especially in the editions paired with his Receipts in Chirurgery). (iv), 251, (9)pp. Cagle 646, Bitting 124 (1669 1st ed.), Simon 502 (1st ed.) Morley and Mclanahan had a long friendship centering on food and wine - writes Morley: "I have scoured the town, dear Caliph, for a Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby". Morley had purloined the name Kenelm Digby for his detective story "The Curious Case of Kenelm Digby" originally collected in "Tales from a Rolltop Desk" (1921). Digby was one of the great travelers of his age and spoke a reputed 10 or 12 languages, this is largely a collection from his travels and is more representative of European cookery than a usual English cookbook. Of Digby, John Aubrey said "had he been drop't out of the clowdes in any part of the world, he would have made himselfe respected." And Elizabeth David: "His book is a beautiful piece of English kitchen literature as well as a collection of recipes set down with considerable accuracy." Size: 12mo (duodecimo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Cooking, Wine & Din … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Pazzo Books
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2014-11-18 15:40:31
Claude François MILLIET DECHALES
French-German Bilingual Edition, illustrated with 71 plates and a table of fortification. Full vellum antique ivory. Smooth back adorned with triple blind fillets, title and author pen. boards framed triple blind fillets; traces of clasps. All slices blue. Six small leather bookmarks that time. Bookplate Bavarian time. Back split with a small lack the entire length. A slightly cracked joint (1.5 cm). A small ink stain on the back cover. Pages evenly and lightly browned. Contreplat first victim of a work to. In addition to its illustration, the main interest of the book is to confront (Italian and Spanish German French, Dutch,,) European methods of fortifications and defenses at a time when we attended in Europe to new theories that deeply remaniaient those of antiquity on which they had previously supported. Jesuit and mathematician, has Dechales weilds his erudition in many areas (Professor navigation, military engineering, mathematics) in all disciplines in the vicinity of mathematics, including music. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information! S.n. Franckfurt 1677 in-12 (8,5x14cm) (10p.) (1f.bl.) (12p.) 851pp. (49p.) relié
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet [France]
2014-11-16 16:48:10
Luxemburg -
Kupferstich-Karte von N. Visscher, ca. 1677/79, koloriert. 46,3 x 56,4 cm. Papier etwas gebräunt. Van der Vekene, Les Cartes Géographiques Du Duché de Luxembourg, 2.22.B. Zeigt das Gebiet zwischen Charleville, Namur, Münstereifel und Metz mit Luxemburg im Zentrum. Karte gewestet. Links oben altkolorierte Titelkartusche in Form einer Kranzes, der von zwei fliegenden Putti gehalten wird. Darunter Wolken, Helm und Schwert. Links unten altkolorierte Meilenzeigerkartusche mit Legende. Darüber kleine Landschaft mit drei Putti, die das luxemburgische Wappen krönen und Geräte halten. Darüber Windrose. Zweiter von bisher drei bekannten Zuständen dieser ungewöhnlichen Karte, erstmals 1658/62 erschienen. In vorliegendem Zustand wurde das Druckprivileg hinzugefügt. Schönes Kolorit.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Fritzen [Trier, Germany]
2014-11-15 00:16:17
Basilius Valentinus
Berlegung johann Naumans und Georg WolffHamburg. 1677. 17X10. 400Pág+29h. Pergamino a la romana. Idioma alemán. Primera edición. Contiene el "Appendix" al final de la Obra. Basilio Valentín alquimista alemán que hizo multitud de Obras para obtener multiples variedades de metal y puso incapie en los metales preciosos. Raríssimo tratado. Iatoquímica. Ref 2.3 Biblioteca A.
Bookseller: Libreria Anticuaria Marc & Antiques
2014-11-12 09:33:34
Chanut. LINAGE DE VAUCIENNES, Pierre.
Köln [=Bryssel], chez Pierre du Marteau [=Eugéne H. Fricz], 1677. 12:o. (26),+ 427; 477; 496 pp. Hundöron. Andra delen med reva i marginalen på s. 31, enstaka småfläckar, fläckar på s. 180-82 samt 365, och ett litet hål i marginalen på s. 267-70. Tredje delen med fläckar på s. 143, 216-17, 267-68, 285-86, 319-20, 359-60 och 428. Något nötta men trevliga blå pappband med titeletiketter i pergament. Ur Ericsbergs bibliotek, med Carl Jedvard Bondes exlibris. Tre volymer. VD17 39:123821T. Warmholtz 8322. Willems 1910. Berghman 1797. Weller (2, s. 28) anger tryckorten till Amsterdam, men VD17 ger Brysssel. Första delen med titelbladet i två varianter. Det första, vanliga, anger årtalen 1645 till 1655 i titeln, och det andra anger 1649 till 1652. VD17 känner ej det senare titelbladet. Andra upplagan, den första utkom i Paris 1675. Författare till depescherna var den franska diplomaten Pierre Hector Chanut (1604-67) som åren 1645-49 var fransk ministerresident i Sverige samt innehade ambassadörsposten i Stockholm och i Lübeck 1649-53. Depescherna från 1649 till 1655 anses dock huvudsakligen vara skrivna av Chanuts sekreterare de Piques. Martin Weibull har i "Historisk tidskrift" 1887-88 redogjort för verkets innehåll i jämförelse med originalrapporterna och kritiserar utgivaren Linage de Vauciennes för uteslutningar, misstag och annat. Chanut vann Kristinas gunst och förmedlade bland annat kontakten med Descartes samt anses ha påverkat drottningen i religionsfrågan. Han var också en av de få samtida som skrev positivt om Kristina. Ett svenskt urval utkom 1826 med bifogade komment … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2014-11-08 18:59:27
Crowne, Mr. [John. 1640? - 1712]
London:: Printed for James Magnes and Richard Bentley,. 1677.. 4to: A4 a4 B - H4; A2 B - I4 K2. 8-3/4" x 6-5/8". 1st edition (Wing C-7385). [16], 55, [1]; [4], 64, [4] pp. Separate dated title page for Part II.. Modern quarter calf binding with marbled paper boards, executed in a period style. Eps renewed.. Binding - Fine. Text block - VG (A2 & A3 with some edge. abrasion/unobtrusive stain to top half of text block)..
Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA
2014-11-06 16:06:13
[COYETT, Balthasar].
Adelung II, pp. 359-360; Landwehr, De Hooghe Book Illustrator 46; Muller, Bibl. Neerlando-Russe 200; Tiele, Bibl. 602; Verkruijsse, Romeyn de Hooghe 1677.04. First edition of a valuable account detailing a Dutch embassy to Russia (1675-1676). The objective was to gain Russian participation in the anti-Swedish and anti-French alliance, and Koenraad Klenk, with his expert knowledge of Russian language and culture, was the ideal choice to lead the embassy. The mission was subsidized with more than 50,000 guilders, an extraordinary amount which was even exceeded during the journey. Although the embassy was well received and the Russians were showered with gifts, Klenk failed to persuade the Tsar to enter into war with Sweden. The six impressively evocative plates by Romeyn de Hooghe are typical examples of his rich allegorical imagery. Final leaves restored, with the missing text supplied in manuscrip, some soling, binding worn. An excellent source for the history of Russia and its foreign relations during the reign of Tsar Aleksei Mikhailovich.
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2014-11-05 15:28:29
Frommann, Johann Christian
. Nürnberg, Wolfgang Mortiz u. Johannes Endter, 1677, Kl.8°, 19 (statt 20 Bl., wie meist ohne das Frontispice, 504, 52 pp., Pergamenteinband d.Zt.; etwas gebräunt.. Erste und einzige Ausgabe des seltenen Werkes über Hämorrhoiden. - Johann Christian Frommann, Arzt (1623-1695) "Als zweiter Sohn des Professors am Casimirianum, späteren Direktors Andreas Frommann 1623 (12. März) in Coburg geboren, dehnte Johann Christian Frommann seine medizinisches und naturwissenschaftliches Studium reichlich aus. Doch fand er der hierbei Gelegenheit, Länder und Leute zu betrachten, ehe er sich auf heimischen Boden dauernd niederließ. Von 1643 ab war er ein Jahrzehnt lang unterwegs. Zu königsberg trat er in die akademische Lernzeit ein; auch die Universität Upsala wurde besucht, wobei er die Krönungsfeierlichkeiten der Königin Christine mitansah. Dann nahm er zeitweilig auf der Insel Oesel bei einem schwedischen Generalwachtmeister "Condition" an und ging hierauf weiter nach Livland, schließlich nach Dänemark; in Kopenhagen fand er zum einen bei einem Kaufmann "gute Station", zum anderen beteiligte er sich an Vorlesungen, Disputationen und anatomischen Sektionen. 1653 von den Eltern zurückgerufen, erwarb er auf dem Heimweg nach Jena den Grad eines Lizentiaten der Medizin; das Leipziger Doktorat folgte 1668 nach. In Coburg wurde er 1654 zum Landpyhsikus ernannt- Als "preßhaffte oder kranke leut" an ihn gewiesen werden sollten, ging dieser Befehl - hier ersieht man den damaligen Umfang des Landphysikats - nächst Coburg selbst hinaus nach Rodach, Römhild, Sonnefeld, Neustadt, Sonne-berg, Hildbur … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2014-10-29 20:17:27
HOFFMANN, M.
Altdorf, H.Meyer, (1677). 4to (190 x 160mm). pp. (4), 64, with double page engraved map, engraved by the author showing the medical garden of Altdorf. (And:) IDEM. Appendix Plantarum Rariorum... Horto Medico Altdorffino... Altdorf, H. Meyer, 1691. pp. (18). (Bound up with:) IDEM. Florae Altdorffinae deliciae sylvestres sive Catalogus Plantarum in agro Altdorffino, locisque vicinis sponte nascentium, cum synonymis auctorum.... Altdorf, H. Meyer, 1677. 4to. pp. 104 with a double-page engraved map 'Topographia Altdorfina et Viciniae'. (Bound up with:) IDEM. Florilegium Altdorffinum, sive tabulae, loca et menses exhibentes, quibus Plantae Exoticae et Indigenae sub coelo norico vigere ac florere solent. Altdorf, H. Meyer, 1676. pp. (4), 16. (Bound up with:) IDEM. Montis Mauriciani in agro Leimburgensium, medio inter Norimbergam & Hirsbruccum, itemq; inter Altdorffium & Lauffam loco... Sive Catalogus Plantarum in excursionibus Herbilegis se offerentium. Altdorf, H. Meyer, 1694. 4to. pp. (6), 3-24. (Bound up with:) BAIER, J.J. Horti Medici Acad. Altorf. Historia curiose conquisita.... accedit eiusdem commemoratio celebriorum Germaniae Hortorum Botanico-Medicorum. Altdorf, I.G. Kohles, 1727. pp. 12, 56, lacking frontispiece. (Bound up with:) VATER, A. Catalogus Plantarum inprimis exoticarum horti academici Wittenbergenis... Wittenberg, Gerdes, 1722. pp. (20), 1-16, (2), 17-28, with 1 engraved plate of the 'Aloe Africana'. Contemporary half vellum, marbled sides. A very rare collection of catalogues of plants growing in the area of Altdorf (near Nuremberg), and in the botanical gar … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariaat JUNK B.V. (Natural History Booksellers since 1899) [Netherlands]
2014-10-26 11:20:14
Herne, Samuel
London: Pr. by T.R. for Richard Marriott & Henry Brome, 1677.
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2014-10-24 17:13:50
SPINOZA, Baruch
[Amsterdam:] [Jan Rieuwertsz,], 1677. Quarto (198 × 155 mm). Contemporary vellum over boards, with overlapping edges, spine hand lettered and dated in ink, sprinkled edges. Ownership inscription of Wolfgang Krämer dated 1916, with his ownership stamp and exlibris to free endpaper. Initials to each part supplied in red. Spine label sometime removed. A crisp, clean copy. First edition of Spinoza's Opera posthuma, including all his major philosophical writings, with the exception of the Tractatus Theologico-Politicus. "The Opera posthuma... include his Treatise on the Correction of the Understanding which was written during his residence near Leyden, the Ethics demonstrated according to the Geometrical Order, which is his most important work, and the Political Treatise... The most conspicuous idea of Spinoza's philosophy is that there is only one substance, the infinite divine substance which is identified with Nature; Deus sive Natura, God or Nature. And a striking feature of this philosophy as it is presented in the Ethics is the geometrical form of its presentation. This work is divided into five parts in which the following subjects are treated in turn: God, the nature and origin of the mind, the origin and nature of the emotions, the power of the intellect or human freedom" (Copleston, A History of Philosophy IV, p. 206). Like most copies of the Opera, this copy does not have the portrait, which was only issued after publication.
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2014-10-19 12:00:18
. mit altem Grenzkolorit,, dat. 1677, 38 x 53,5. Pastoureau; Duval II D, 55. - 1. Ausgabe. - Rechts oben die Titelkartusche. Links unten kleine Nebenkarte von Algerien. Mittig Cypern.
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2014-10-08 16:29:04
FRAZZETTA, Michele (1612 - 1681).
Palermo, per gli Heredi del Bossio, 1677. - 4to.; 5 hs., 355 pp., 7 hs., la última blanca. Encuadernación de época en pergamino. El hijo de Juan de Lanuza, Virrey de Sicilia, nació en Leocata en 1591, y tras haber residido parte de su juventud en Zaragoza y haber abrazado la carrera militar, ingresó en la Compañía de Jesús en 1608 en Sicilia, donde su intensa actividad misional en Palermo y en toda la Isla le valió el sobrenombre de «Apóstol de Sicilia» y tras su muerte en 1656 una creciente voz hacia la beatificación que se muestra en éste raro libro.
Bookseller: Hesperia Libros
2014-10-06 18:04:56
IUAN PAULO OLIVA
1677 - En Sevilla, for Juan Francisco de Blas, Impressor mayor, 1677. In 4to; pp. 40; cartina colorata. Testo incorniciato. Axs [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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2014-10-02 05:31:16
Brahe, Peer
Wijsingsborg 1677. 4to. 127 + (1 blank) s.1800-talls skinnbd. u. titteltrykk. Ex libris på forsats og forsatsbl. Gammelt navn på forsatsbl. Tittelbl. og 1 bl. fagmessig restaurert ved øvre kant
Bookseller: Ruuds Antikvariat
2014-10-01 14:13:49
2014-09-30 14:52:30
Samuel Pepys
Document Signed, "Pepys," as Secretary of the Admiralty, 1 page, 7.25" x 11.75", "Admiralty," [London], August 16, 1677, being an order to the commander of the Royal Yacht Katharine. Usual folds, marginal fold tear, horizontal separations and looses repaired on verso and in filled with period paper, light soiling, else very good condition overall. Pepys writes in full (with period spellings retained): "This comes by his Maj[esty's] Special Command to signfie his Pleasure to you, that after you are Discharged from your Attendance on his Royall Person at Southampton, You Repaire to Portsmo[uth] and there receive on Board you two Companyes of Foot of the R[igh]t H[onorabl]e the Early of Bathe his Regiment, consisting of fifty Men in each Company, besides their Officers, and the same transport to ye Island of Guernsey; where having discharged your Selfe of them, you are to take on Board two other Companyes (consisting of the like Numbers of Men and Offi
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2014-09-25 14:21:17
MAYERNE, Théodore Turquet de
London, N. Ponder, 1677. - 8 leaves, 136 pp, 4 leaves [contents]. Recent full leather. Text browned. Very Good. First Edition in English. Wing M1428. Munk I: 163-68. "The only work that Sir Theodore Mayerne published, was the Apology . . . 'Apologia, in qua videre est, inviolatis Hippocratis et Galeni legibus, Remedia Chymice preparata, tuto usurpari posse Rupel. 1603.' He left his library, containing many MSS., to the College of Physicians. Some of these were published by Dr. Thomas Shirley, and others by Sir Theodore de Vaux, Mayerne's godson, and an honorary Fellow of the College" (Munk I: 168). "Mayerne's reputation as a physician, in his own time, was immense throughout Europe, but he was not, like his colleague Harvey, an original thinker. He and Harvey had indeed little in common, Harvey being as dismissive of chemistry as Mayerne was of the doctors of Padua. He was essentially an eclectic, who sought to incorporate Paracelsian and Hermetic ideas in a basically Galenic system. He was far more tolerant of the Galenist doctors of Paris than they of him, and sent his second son, James, to Paris to learn 'the solid foundations of medicine' from the men who had previously vituperated him. His proclaimed masters were, among the ancients, Hippocrates and Hermes Trismegistus; among the moderns, Fernel and du Chesne. His great contribution lay in his therapeutic practice, his careful and continuous observation of his patients, and his flexible response to their condition. This is recorded in his 'Ephemerides', a regular record, which shows him as an open-minded, rational, obj … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2014-09-24 13:48:22
Hofmann, Johann Jacob:
Basel, Widerhold, 1677. Artikeldetails Lexicon universale historico-geographico-chronologico-poetico-philologicum. 2 Bände. Hofmann, Johann Jacob: Basel, Widerhold, 1677. Folio (34 x 21,5 cm). 8 Bl., 1064 S.; 1 Bl., 600 S., 120 S., 18 Bl. Mit gestochenem Frontispiz in Band I. Pergamentbände der Zeit (Deckel leicht fleckig). Sprache: Deutsch Bestell-Nr: 118785 Bemerkungen: *Zischka 5. Collison 89. Erste Ausgabe. - "Als einziges Sachwörterbuch des Humanismus im deutschen Sprachgebiet hat es dennoch eine bleibende Bedeutung. Beachtenswert im Inhalt ist auch die geradezu als modern zu wertende Tatsache, daß das Werk ein Verzeichnis der Begriffe enthält, die zwar enthalten und erläutert sind, aber kein eigenes Stichwort haben." (Lenz, Kleine Geschichte großer Lexika 80). - Das schöne Frontispiz zeigt 3 symbolische Gestalten vor arkadischer Landschaft, im Vordergrund ein Globus. - Zweispaltiger Druck. Seitenränder leicht gebräunt, insgesamt ordentliches Exemplar..EUR 740,00 (inkl. 7,00% MwSt.) Versandkostenfrei innerhalb Deutschlands Aufgenommen mit whBOOK Artikel eingestellt mit dem w+h GmbH eBay-Service Daten und Bilder powered by Buchfreund (2019-03-22).
Bookseller: Antiquariat Braun [Gengenbach, Germany]
2014-09-23 15:24:49
Burnet, Gilbert
London: J. Grover, for R. Royston, 1677. Burnet, Gilbert. (1643-1715) The Memoirs of the Lives and Actions of James and William Dukes of Hamilton and Castleherald, & c. In which an Account is given of the Rise and Progress of the Civil Wars of Scotland with other Great Transactions both in England and Germany, from the Year 1625, to the Year 1652. Together with many Letters, Instructions, and other Papers, Written by King Charles the I. Never before published, all drawn out of, or Copied from the Originals. London, Printed by J. Grover, for R. Royston, Bookseller to the Kings Most Excellent Majesty, 1677. Folio, 12 x 7.5 in. First edition. []3, a6, B-Zz, Aa-Zz4, Aaa-Lll4. Contains both portraits where other volumes are lacking. "[Burnet's] vacations were spent chiefly in Hamilton, where the duchess engaged him in putting in order all the papers relating to her father's and uncle's political careers. Lauderdale, who had his own reasons for anxiety as to the light which might be cast upon transactions in which he had himself been engaged, no sooner heard of this than he sent for Burnet to come to court that he might give him all the informa¬tion in his power. The 'Memoirs of the Dukes of Hamilton', Burnet's first historical work, was published in 1676, [actually 1677]. His investigations led in a curious way to a reconciliation between Hamilton and the court. Among the papers which he ex¬amined were found undoubted claims of the family upon the crown, for satisfaction of which Hamilton consented to concur in the court measures. This was 1671". (DNB) In Burnet's Preface to "Me … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2014-08-28 04:11:55
Bodenehr Hans Georg
. . Nicht im VD 17.- Außerordentlich seltener, vollständig in Kupfer gestochener Kalender des Augsburger Kupferstechers Hans Georg Bodenehr (nicht in Nebehay-W., kein Ex über KVK zu ermitteln !).- Die aus jeweils 2 Teilen zusammengefügten Bll. zeigen am Vortitel ein Portrait Leopolds I., der Hauptitel allegorisch eingefaßt, das letzte Bl. die Sternzeichen. Den Kopf der Monatsblätter zieren Ansichten (ca. 4 x 5 cm), darunter v. Österreich: Glashütten zu Reichenau; Weg über de Tertz auß Österreich in Steyrmarck; Strudel an der Thonaw; Weinpreß zu Tallinge in Österr.; Würbel in der Thonaw; Saltzpfannen zu Hallstatt; Aussere theil der Saltzpfannen.- sehr guter Erhaltungszustand.
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2014-08-14 14:04:24
Hoffmann, Johann Jacob.
Basel, Johann Hermann Widerhold,1677.. EA. 2 in einem Band. 36x23,5 cm. 1 gestochener Titel, 8 Bll., 1064 S., 1 w. Bl.; 1 Bl., 600 S., 120 S., 18 Bll. Moderner Kartonband, sehr gut. Innen etwas gebräunt u. stockfleckig, vereinzelte Unterstreichungen.. Continens: Historiam Omnis Aevi, Geographiam omnium Locorum, Genealogiam principum Familiarum, addita ubique Chronologia tum veteri tum recentiore, Mythologiam insuper omnium Fabularum, Discussionem Philologicam illustrium circa haec occurrentium Difficultatum; Aliaque plurima scitu dignissima. Cum Indicibus variis, Rerum imprimis locupletissmo, memorabilia huius. Lexici per Locorum Communium titulos Lectori illico Spectanda exhibente. Opera et Studio Ioh. Iacobi Hofmanni. Typis Jacobi Bertschii & Joh. Rodolpho Genathii. VD 17 1:044840G; Zischka 5; Collison 89. - Erste Ausgabe, ohne die bis 1683 erschienenen 3 Supplemente. "Als einziges großes Sachwörterbuch des Humanismus im deutschen Sprachgebiet hat es dennoch eine bleibende Bedeutung. Beachtenswert im Inhalt ist auch die geradezu als modern zu wertende Tatsache, dass das Werk ein Verzeichnis der Begriffe enthält, die zwar enthalten und erläutert sind, aber kein eigenes Stichwort haben" (Lenz 80) First printing, without the 3 supplements which have been issued until 1683. "Only big encyclopedia of the humanism of the German language area it has nevertheless a lasting importance. The remarkable thing of the content of the work is that it contains terms which do not have their own catchword." (Lenz 80)
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2014-08-12 19:52:08
S, B.d. [BENEDICT de SPINOZA].
[Amsterdam, Jan Rieuwertsz], 1677. 4to. Contemporary well-preserved full vellum. Handwritten title on spine. Woodcut vignette to title-page. (40), 614, (34), 112, (8) pp. A few contemporary underlinings and marginal notes. Printed on good paper, internally fine and clean. This is a copy without the portrait of Spinoza. A contemporary note in the hand of Bishop M. Petersen on the title-page says, that the book was a gift to the bishop from Count von Brockdorff.. The rare first edition of Spinoza's "Opera Posthuma", which contains the seminal first printing of his magnum opus, the "Ethics", his philosophical masterpiece, which constitutes the first systematic exposition of "Pantheism". "[t]he "Opera Posthuma", published in the same year [as his death, 1677], have served, then and since, with the "Tractatus Theologico-Politicus", to immortalize his name." (PMM 153). With "his one indisputable masterpiece" [i.e. the "Ethics"] (Bennett, a Study of Spinoza's Ethics, p. 7), one of the greatest contributions to Western philosophy, Spinoza is considered one of the most important philosophers of all times. Laying the foundation for 18th century Enlightenment, he is indisputably recognized as one of the greatest rationalists of the 17th century. With his "Ethics" he presents his groundbreaking opposition to Descartes' mind-body-dualism and thereby changes the entire trajectory of modern philosophy. As Hegel would say in his "History of Philosophy", "You are either a Spinozist or not a philosopher at all."The real name of Benedictus Spinoza (1632-77), one of the most important thinkers … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Lynge & Søn A/S
2014-08-11 22:57:08
MOOLEN, Symon van de.
Ad 1: Bierens de Haan 3356; STCN (3 copies); ad 2: Bierens de Haan 4341; STCN (2 copies); WorldCat & KVK (6 copies); ad 3: Vander Aa XI, p. 693; Arrenberg, Naamreg., p. 265; Bibliogr. Adversaria IV, p. 84; Bierens de Haan 2894; WorldCat & KVK (this copy only); not in STCN. First and only editions of three rare and interesting Dutch mathematical and astronomical works, one known only from the present copy and an 18th century reference. Ad 1: An astronomical work with information on the orbits of the sun, moon and planets, the positions of the stars and dates of solar and lunar eclipses. It includes new calculations of the orbit of Mercury, based on the work of the famous astronomers Petrus Gassendus and Hevelius making use of data from its 1677 transit of the sun. An appendix gives instructions for constructing various astronomical dials for calculating the positions of the moon and planets and the times and extents of eclipses. Ad 2: A fascinating work challenging the possibility of calculating longitude at sea, whether using the position of the moon, a pendulum clocks, an hourglass or the magnetic declination. Determination of longitude was one of the greatest problems of the science of navigation and Slikker argues that the problem is insolvable. While not literally true it proved impractical for navigators until John Harrison in England developed an accurate marine chronometer, described in a 1767 publication. Measuring the exact position of the moon proved too difficult for most navigators with simple instruments. Ad 3: Only copy located of an astronomical and astrologi … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2014-08-10 20:26:51
Camerarius, Joachim.
Mainz, Bourgeat, 1677.. 4 Bde. in 1 Bd. (4 Bl., 201, 204, 204, 201 S.). Mit 388 (von 400) runden Textkupfern (Emblemata) von Hans Sibmacher. 12° (ca. 14 x 9 cm). Pgmt. d. Zt. (etwas fleckig, Rücken und Vorsatz erneuert, Schließbänder defekt).. Joachim Camerarius der Jüngere (Nürnberg 1543-1598) war ein bekannter Arzt und Naturforscher. Besonders seine Kenntnisse der Botanik spiegeln sich in mit Bäumen und Sträuchern verzierten symbolhaften Darstellungen von Sinnsprüchen wider (Nissen, Botan. Illustr., 312). Es fehlen die S. 201-204 von Bd. 2 und die Seiten 1-4 von Bd. 3 (hier auch die fehlenden 2 Kupfer) - alles in Fotokopie eingebunden. Titelbl. fleckig u. m. Vermerk v. alter Hand, die ersten Bl. am unt. Rand m. kl. Fehlstelle, fast durchgehend etwas wasserrandig, stellenw. auch fleckig; ein paar Bl. am Rand leicht beschäd.; insgesamt noch guter Zustand.
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2014-08-08 17:59:55
Solleysel (J.) de
. . Mennessier de la Lance II, 527 - Nissen ZBI 3898 - Graesse VI, 433.- Erste deutsche Ausgabe eines der hervorragendsten und vielseitigsten Pferdebücher des 17. Jahrhunderts. Der Text ist zweispaltig in deutscher und französischer Sprache.- Durchgehend etw. gebräunt od. stockfleckig, 2 Tafeln mit geklebtem Ausriss, Rücken tls. restauriert.
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2014-08-02 21:20:56
Basilius Valentinus
. Zustand: Muy Bien Einband: Encuadernacion de tapa dura 1 Edicion. Hamburg. 1677. 17X10. 400Pag+29h. Pergamino a la romana. Idioma aleman. Primera edicion. Contiene el "Appendix" al final de la Obra. Basilio Valentin alquimista aleman que hizo multitud de Obras para obtener multiples variedades de metal y puso incapie en los metales preciosos. Rarissimo tratado. Iatoquimica. Ref 2.3 Biblioteca A.
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2014-08-01 16:05:11
OWEN, John. Translated into English by Thomas Harvey.:
London, printed by Robert White, for Nevil Simmons, and Thomas Sawbridge, 1677.FIRST COMPLETE EDITION IN ENGLISH 1677, Englished by Tho. Harvey, Gent. 12mo, approximately 155 x 90 mm, 6 x 3½ inches, pages: [10], 155, [3], 157 - 180, 187, 192 - 208, [2], general title present on A1 (often missing), and divisional titles at A2, D5, E11 and G12, many errors of pagination, collated and guaranteed complete, bound in 19th century half calf over marbled boards, marbled endpapers, edges speckled red. Binding rubbed, small scrapes to leather on spine and corners, full page account in tiny script of life and work of Owen on blank page before title page, fore - edge margins slightly trimmed, small piece missing from top corner of B9 with loss on verso of 1 or 2 letters at start of 8 lines (see image), small pale stain at lower inner corner starts on page 15 and continues throughout, another larger very pale damp stain at lower outer corner shows intermittently throughout and more heavily on last few pages. A very good tight copy. John Owen (c. 1564 ? 1622) was born in Wales and educated at Oxford where he was a Fellow at New College. He is best known for his Latin epigrams, collected in his Epigrammata which he started publishing in 1606. On a large variety of topics, they were very popular both in England and on the continent and were translated into English, French, German, and Spanish. He was known as the "English Martial". Thomas Harvey's translation into English is the most complete. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.
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2014-07-30 15:46:07
Origenes, (O. Adamantius), William Spencer (Ed.) David Hoeschel (Ed.) u. a.
Cantabrigiae, excudebat Joan. Hayes, celeberrimae Academiae typographus. Impensis Guli. Morden bibliopolae (Cambridge), 1677 M.DC.LXXVII.. [Titelblatt in rot/schwarz gedruckt] [12], 428, [6], 110, [2], 98, [38] S. geglätteter Kalbslederband der Zeit, Rücken später im Stile,der Zeit erneuert.. Ebert II, 242; Graesse V, 46; Vielgelobte zweisprachige Origenis-Ausgabe in lateinisch-griechischem Paralleltext. " Mit den Hösschels Noten über das Buch gegen Celsus u. Tarini Noten über die Philocalie. Diese Ausgabe ist seltner, besser gedruckt und correcter als die zweite." (Ebert, ebd.) Die Übertragung ist von Sigmund Gelen. Wohl im 19. Jahrhundert sorgsam und im Stile der Zeit neu aufgebunden, an den Kanten vereinzelt etwas bestossen. Innen gutes Exemplar mit gut lesbarer griechischer Type.
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