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        The Grand Question, Concerning the Bishops Right To Vote in Parlament

      1680. A Defense of the Lords Spiritual [Stillingfleet, Edward (1635-1699), Attributed]. The Grand Question, Concerning the Bishops Right To Vote in Parlament [sic] in Cases Capital, Stated and Argued, From The Parlament [sic] Rolls, and the History of Former Times. With An Enquiry into the Peerage, And the Three Estates in Parlament [sic]. London: Printed for M.P., 1680. [iv], 188 pp. Octavo (6-1/2" x 4"). Contemporary mottled calf, blind rules to boards, rebacked, raised bands, gilt ornaments and lettering piece to spine, hinges mended. Moderate rubbing to boards with wear to corners. Light toning to text. Later signatures and annotations to endleaves, interior otherwise clean. * First edition, one of two issues from 1680. On the face of it, this is a discussion of a right enjoyed by the Lords Spiritual, the bishops of the Church of England who sit in the house of Lords. More broadly, it is an argument defending their membership in Parliament that refuted contrary claims advanced in several recent pamphlets by Whig authors. At this time, the tense years leading to the Glorious Revolution, the Whigs feared the imminent ascendance of French-style royal absolutism and "popery," which would initiate a corresponding suppression of Protestantism and the rights of Englishmen. Stillingfleet, a prominent theologian and scholar, was an able and enthusiastic defender of Anglican orthodoxy. A second edition of The Grand Question was published in 1682. English Short-Title Catalogue R19869.

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        The Grand Question, Concerning the Bishops Right To Vote in Parlament In Cases Capital Stated and Argued from Parlament-Rolls, and the History of former Times.

      London: Printed for M. P. and sold by Richard Rumball 1680 - .With an Enquiry into their Peerage, and the Three Estates in Parlament.; first edition; 12mo (leaves 17 cm. tall), [2 leaves] (title, Contents), 188 pp.; possibly contemporary plain full leather binding worn with substantial chip at tail of spine and hinges cracked, free endpapers stained and tattered, name of a previous owner scribbled out in ink at corner of title, last two leaves margin tattered with no letters touched, complete and block still well sewn but good only; Wing S5594. Photos available upon request.

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        Actes et Memoires des Negotiations de la Paix de Nimegue

      Amsterdam - La Haye 1680 - A rare collection of 17th century diplomatic texts,treatise, negotiation and correspondence. This work provides important original sources and contemporary accounts of the Treaties of Peace of Nijmegen (Ngotiations de Nimegue or Ngotiations de la Paix de Nimgue; Friede von Nimwegen). Theseseries of treaties, signed in the Dutch city of Nijmegen between August 1678 and December 1679, ended various interconnected wars among France, the Dutch Republic, Spain, Brandenburg, Sweden, Denmark, the Prince-Bishopric of Mnster, and the Holy Roman Empire. Text in French. Second edition. Scarce. Condition: In a full vellum binding with title inked on the spine. Externally, sound with marks to boards. Internally, firmly bound. pages are remarkably bright and clean for their age withthe few handling marks or small spots confined to the endpapers. Front pastedown has a faded and partially removed ink inscription. Overall: VERY GOOD [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Novissima et Accuratissima totius Italiae Corsicae et Sardiniae.

      Amsterdam 1680 - Size : 485x565 (mm), 19.125x22.25 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Very Good, reinforcement of minor cracking due to oxidation of colour pigments.

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        Accuratissima totius regni HISPANIAE. Spain.

      Amsterdam. c.1680. - Copper engraving. Original colour. Size: 58.5 x 49 cm. (23 x 19½ inches) 2 wormholes. Very good condition Handsome map of Spain and Portugal, large cartouche at lower right with cherubs, seated monarch, royal arms, sea monster, and nymphs playing. Scales at lower left

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        Catalogue of the Kings of England, the Bishops of England, and the Dukes of England

      London - Basset 1680 - Very scarce not listed on ESTC. A detailed and illustrated catalogue of British history and geneaology from Peter Heylyn in a vellum binding. Bound in half vellum with gilt lettering and decoration. Containing the Catalogue of Kings, Catalogue of Bishops, and Catalogue of Dukes, Marquesses, and Earls. With numerous heraldric woodcuts. Originally published under the name Robert Hall, this work is identified as that of Peter Heylyn. Condition: The binding is tight and firm. The joints are starting. There is rubbing with edge wear and loss to the paper boards. Internally the pages have slight browning with marks and the occasional spot. There are tidemarks to the first few pages, and tidemarks to the lower margin throughout the book that does not affect the text. There are fore-edge margin tidemarks from page 507 to the rear, becoming prominent to the last fifteen leaves. Overall the condition is good. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Neumarckt (Newmarkt in der Oberpfalz)

      Frankfurt 1680 - Mathias Merian the Elder (1593-1650) was one of the most prominent members of the leading print publishing family of 17th-century Germany, known throughout Europe for his engravings of cityscapes and landscapes, his scientific books, and his editions of the noted series of travel books, the “Great Voyages”. Born and trained in Basel, Switzerland in the early 1600’s he began studying drawing, engraving and etching in Zurich with engraver Friedrich Meyer. Merian joined the Frankfurt publishing house of Johann Theodor de Bry in 1616 and, the following year, he married de Bry’s daughter Maria Magdalena. Merian gained his greatest acclaim as head of the family publishing house following the death of his father-in-law in 1623. He rapidly and almost single-handedly built up the house to become one of the most important in Europe, etching most of the plates himself until about 1645, when he increasingly relied upon the help of a growing staff of assistants and pupils, among them Wenceslaus Hollar, Rudolf and Conrad Meyer of Zurich, and his sons Matthaus and Casper. “Topographia Germaniae” was published around 1680 in partnership with Zeiller Martin who wrote the text. “Topographia Germaniae” was one of the larges and most comprehensive publishing’s of its time with engravings of major European cities and historically important locations, each expertly engraved by Merian and his sons. In total, Topographia Germaniae is comprised of 30 volumes with more than 2,000 individually detailed engravings with maps and views of cities, towns, castles, fortresses and monasteries. This engraving, "Neumarckt" measures 12.75" x 14.5" and is in excellent condition with light foxing, ink marking on the back of the top left corner and pencil marking on the lower right corner. Neumarckt, now Newmarkt in der Oberpfalz (capital of the Neumarkt district), is one of the economic and cultural centers of the Upper Palatinate. Settlements in Neumarkt area can be traced back to the Neolithic period and is assumed to have first been founded "neuer Markt" in the 12th century. Throughout he 15th and 16th centuries, Neumarkt was the residence of the rulers of the Palatinate. This engraving give a dynamic view of the city and lush surrounding landscape. Villagers are seen in the countryside and the tall steeples of the churches and fortress walls rise up against the mountains in the background.

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        The history of the Turkish empire from the year 1623 to the year 1677, containing the reigns of the emperours

      printed by J.M. for John Starkey, London 1680 - "First edition, folio, pp. [6], 89; 336, [16]; engraved frontispiece portrait of the author, 3 engraved portraits of Turkish emperors and another engraved plate of a Turkish pageant; full contemporary calf, recased and rebacked to match, gilt lettering direct on spine; clean tear in bottom margin of frontis, neatly closed on recto, but generally a good, sound copy, or better. In 1661 Rycaut "was sent to Turkey as secretary in the embassy of Heneage Finch, second earl of Winchilsea. He was attached to the Porte about six years, and during that period twice travelled to England" (DNB). "Rycaut, from his long residence and connection with the Embassy, was well qualified to delineate Levantine customs [His] History is regarded as one of the best of its kind with respect to the religious and military state of Turkey" (Cox I, 210). "An extremely important and influential work, which provides the fullest account of Ottoman affairs during the 17th century" (Blackmer 1463). Wing R2406; Atabey R2406." [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Bavaria Ducatus

      Frankfurt 1680 - Mathias Merian the Elder (1593-1650) was one of the most prominent members of the leading print publishing family of 17th-century Germany, known throughout Europe for his engravings of cityscapes and landscapes, his scientific books, and his editions of the noted series of travel books, the “Great Voyages.” Born and trained in Basel , Switzerland, in the early 1600’s he began studying drawing, engraving and etching in Zurich with engraver Friedrich Meyer. Merian joined the Frankfurt publishing house of Johann Theodor de Bry in 1616 and, the following year, he married de Bry’s daughter Maria Magdalena. Merian gained his greatest acclaim as head of the family publishing house following the death of his father-in-law in 1623. He rapidly and almost single-handedly built up the house to become one of the most important in Europe, etching most of the plates himself until about 1645, when he increasingly relied upon the help of a growing staff of assistants and pupils, among them Wenceslaus Hollar, Rudolf and Conrad Meyer of Zurich, and his sons Matthaus and Casper. “Topographia Germaniae” was published around 1680 in partnership with Zeiller Martin who wrote the text. “Topographia Germaniae” was one of the larges and most comprehensive publishing’s of its time with engravings of major European cities and historically important locations, each expertly engraved by Merian and his sons. In total, Topographia Germaniae is comprised of 30 volumes with more than 2,000 individually detailed engravings with maps and views of cities, towns, castles, fortresses and monasteries. This engraving, "Bavaria Ducatus" measures 12.5" x 15.25" and is in excellent condition with light ink mark on the back of the top left corner and pencil marking on the bottom right corner. This map illustrates the state of Bavaria in southeast Germany. Bavaria is one of the oldest states in Europe and was formally established as a duchy in the 1st millennium, and fell under rule of the Holy Roman Empire through the 17th century. The Kingdom of Bavaria existed from 1806, when Napoleon abolished the Holy Roman Empire to 1918 when it became a free state. This expertly detailed map notes many major and smaller cities along the Danube River near the top, including Neuburg, Straubing and Passau. Rivers off of the Danube are noted and flow south to major cities such as Dachau, Munich, Wasserburg and Salzburg. This all encompassing map is well detailed and shows areas of lakes and forests and includes a decorative cartouche and figure holding the escutcheon coat of arms with the Peoples Crown, symbols of Bavaria.

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        L'Oraison Dominicale

      [Paris? c.1680] - Illuminated manuscript on one side of a single vellum leaf [271 x 195 mm] in black, red and gold ink, with the title in a cartouche, historiated initial P and tailpiece in gold and colours, within a red ruled border. Mounted and bound c.1935 by Riviere and Son (signed in gilt on the front turn-in) as a folio [359 x 275 x 8 mm] in full navy blue goatskin, the covers with a gilt double fillet border, the spine divided into six panels with gilt fillets and lettered in the second panel, turn-ins tooled with gilt rolls, marbled endleaves, gilt edges. In a half red goatskin chemise, with marbled paper sides and lined with felt. An attractively executed manuscript of The Lord's Prayer, handsomely presented by Riviere. With the leather booklabel of Mortimer Schiff. Sold Sotheby, 8/12/1938, lot 2073. Gilles Rousselet (1610-1686) was a French engraver, print-publisher and calligrapher. He worked for the Imprimerie Royale from 1642 until 1647 and as a Graveur du Roi he was given the task of reproducing 14 of the paintings in the French royal collection. His oeuvre comprises over 400 prints, including more than 90 plates after works by his friend Charles Le Brun. He had two pupils, Gabriel Le Brun and Etienne Picart.

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        Tabula RUSSIA Vulgo MOSCOVIA

      Amsterdam., c.1680.. Copper engraving. Original colour. Fine condition, good margins. Single wormholes on each side. Centrefold strengthened. Size: 56 x 45 cm. (22 x 17½ inches) Attractive map of European Russia, from the Arctic Ocean to the Black Sea, and the Gulf of Bothnia to eastern Siberia. Decorated cartouche at lower right, flanked by five figures, royalty and hunters

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        Bigdê kohanîm], id est vestitus sacerdotum hebraeorum, sive commentarius amplissimus in Exodi cap. 28, ac 29 & Levit. cap 16 aliaque loca S. Scripturae quamplurima. Liber primus (-secundus).

      Amsterdam, veneunt apud Janssonio-Waesbergios, Danielem Elsevirium, Viduam J. à Someren, et Henr. & Theod. Boom, 1680. - 4to. 2 vols. (58), 430 (but: 432), (36) pp. (4), 431-940 (but: 433-942), (48) pp. With engr. frontispiece, 5 engr. plates (1 of which folding), 11 full-page engr. illustrations in the text and 1 engr. numismatic illustration in the text. Contemp. half calf with double gold-stamped labels to gilt spines. First edition, rare. - "A scarce work on the Jewish high priests. The first volume discusses the materials, colors and origins of sacred dress; in the second volume the various forms of the garments are considered" (OCLC 39926835, regarding the Leyden edition published by Arnold Doud in the same year). - Occasionally somewhat browned due to paper. Vol. 2 with defect to spine and occasional worming. Small tear-out to corner of p. 499 (contemporarily re-backed; no loss to text or illustration). Untrimmed and largely uncut copy. Colas 424. Rahir 1732. Willems 1575. RGG I, 1227. Cf. Fürst I, 131 (1701 ed.). Cf. Hiler 112 and Lipperheide Oc 15 (1697f. ed.). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Asia Distinguished in its Principall Parts uiz Turky in Asia, Arabia, Persia, India, China, Tartaria, The Islands of Japan, of the Philippines, of the Moluckes, of the Sundaes, of Ceylan, and of the Maldivies, where are set down the Empires, Monarchies.

      William Berry, London 1680 - .Kingdoms, and States, which are found there at present/Described by Sanson/Corrected and amended By William Berry (=Kopftitel); Text der figürlich reich verzierten Kartusche oben rechts: Asia Divided into its Principall Regions in which may be seen the extent of the Empires Monarchies Kingdoms and States which at present divide Asia/To the Most serene and Most Sacred Majesty of Charles II./By the Grace of God King of Great Britain, France and Ireland/This Map of Asia is humbly Dedicated and Presented By Your Majesties Loyal Subject and Servand William Berry; Text der reich verzierten Kartusche links oben: Scale (es folgen Maßstäbe verschiedener Länder)/London/Sold by William Berry at the Sign of the Globe between Charing-Cross and White-Hall/1680; SW-Kupferstich-Landkarte nach (Nicolas) Sanson (d'Abbeville) gestochen von William Berry; ca. 51 x 39 cm; Falzspuren, einige Tintenflecken, hauptsächlich ausserhalb des Druckbildes, mässige Lichtverfärbung; professionell hinter Glas gerahmt in schwarzem Holzrahmen; äußerst selten; for description in other languages of this extremely rare map, please don't hesitate to contact me

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        "A discourse of the punishment of sin in hell; demonstrating the wrath of God to be the immediate cause thereof. To which is added a sermon, proving a state of glory for the spirits of just men upon dissolution"

      London: Jonathan Robinson. 1680. "First edition, 8vo, pp. [10], 347; engraved frontispiece portrait (loosening) by R. White; contemporary red goatskin, double gilt rules on covers enclosing central gilt panels with floral devices in the corners, spine elaborately gilt in 6 compartments, a.e.g.; a bit of rubbing, but generally very good.& & The last book by the well-known independent divine, published posthumously the year following his death at the age of eighty. The added Sermon has its own sectional title-p.& & Wing G1239"

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        The true Protestant lettany.

      [London, ]. 1680 - Folio broadside. Drop-head title. Small section cut from the lower inner margin when once folded into a volume, expertly made good, not affecting the text otherwise a very good copy. Wing T 2863. A poem of 11 verses. Part of the hysterical anti-catholicism associated with the Popish plot. The last verse offers the "Paddington Swing" to any traitor seeking to support the Catholic cause. Still present is a Frank Hammond invoice for this poem dated December, 1969 for 16 to the ephemera collector Leslie Shepherd.

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        De sibyllinis. Aliisque quae Christi natalem praecessere oraculis.

      E theatro Sheldaniano 1680 - - E theatro Sheldaniano, Oxoniae (Oxford) 1680, In 12, viij, 104 56 5pp., relié. - Seconde édition, rare, après la première parue en 1679, également rare. Belle marque de l'imprimeur du théâtre de Sheldon. Pleine Basane brune d'époque. Dos à nerfs orné. Mors ouvert avec manques. Coins fortement émoussés. Reliure usagée. Etudes par le fameux érudit et savant Isaac Vossius sur les oracles et les prédictions qui précédèrent la naissance du Christ. Suivent les objections et les critiques, puis la réponse de Vossius. A la fin de sa vie, Vossius était installé en Angleterre où il fut nommé chanoine de Windsor cet écrit semble dater de sa période anglaise. viij, 104 56 5pp. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Ducatus Pomeraniae Tabula Generalis in qua Sunt Ducatus Pomeraniae, Stettinensis. . .

      Amsterdam 1680 - The map depicts the northeastern coast of Germany and the north coast of Poland., Size : 495x580 (mm), 19.5x22.875 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Very Good, minor reinforcing of the back due to the oxidation of the colour pigments.

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        GRECIA (1680) INSULARUM ARCHIPELAGI SEPTENTRIONALIS SEU MARIS AEGAEI ACCURATA DELINATIO AUCTORE I. LAURENBERGIO

      Amsterdam 1680 - Mapa del Archipiélago Norte de Grecia, mostrando con gran detalle el área de las islas Lesbos, Scio, Lemmos y Scirus. Así como otras pequeñas Islas de la zona. Reverso: Texto en francés. Papel limpio y en buen estado de conservación. Enmarcado 480 x 580 mm. = 500 x 600 mm.

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        EL TEMPLO DE LA FAMA CON INSTRUCCIONES POLITICAS Y MORALES

      - El templo de la fama con instrucciones políticas, y morales. Lo escrivía . Lo da a la estampa Don Ausias Antonio Ferrer de Valdecebro, Dignidad de la Santa Iglesia de Tarragona. . .- Madrid, en la Imprenta Imperial, por la Viuda de Ioseph Fernández de Buendía, Año de 1680; en 4º menor holandesa moderna, frontis, 8 h. - 270 pp. - 4 h. Palau nº 90613. Anteportada y frontis facsimilados en papel de época. Portada remarginada y algunos defectos del papel restaurados.

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        Frankfurt Wahl Kaiser L.,anno 1658, Merian

      Frankfurt Wahl Kaiser L., ,680,. Kupferstich, veröffentlicht bei Merians Erben, anno 1680, " Eigentliche Abbildung undt Beschreibung. des Auffzugs zu dem Ritterlichen Köpfe rennen. so in wehrender Keyßerlicher Wahl/durch die anwessenden Graven und Herrn, an gestellet worden. geschehen in Franckfurt am Mayn den 30 Juno/10 Jully. Anno 1658." Beschrieben wird der Einzug der Kurfürsten und der ausländischen Gesandten und der Verlauf der Wahl und der Krönung des römisch-deutschen Kaisers Leopold I. Orig. Kupferstich von Merians Erben, hier Caspar Merian. Grösse der Ansicht: 24 x 70 cm...

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        Histoire de la ville et de l'état de Genève, depuis les premiers siècles de la fondation de la ville jusqu'à présent

      Thomas Amaury libraire, à Lyon 1680 - reliure plein cuir d'époque. Complet en deux volumes (376 + 396p). Une page de catalogue en fin de volume 2. 3 gravures dans le tome 1 (1 gravure de Genève avec armoiries en page de titre, plan de Genève ancienne, gravure de sceau), 2 gravures dans le tome 2 (gravure de Genève dépliante avec quelques accrocs, gravure du tombeau du duc de Rohan). Coiffes et coins usés, plats frottés, trois petits trous de ver sain sur le tome 2, titre sur le dos effacé, brochage bon, ensem

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        Dania Regnum in quo sunt Ducatus Holastia et Slesvicum Insulae Danicae.

      Amsterdam 1680 - Title cartouche in upper right corner held up by five putti, Danish coat of arms defended by two men, surrounded by farm animals., Size : 500x585 (mm), 19.625x23 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Very Good, some browning. Due to oxidation of the green pigment the map is backed by acid free tissue paper for long term preservation.

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        Marriage by the Morall Law of God Vindicated Against all Ceremonial

      1680. Background to the Glorious Revolution [Lawrence, William (1613 or 14-1681 or 2)]. Marriage by the Morall Law of God Vindicated Against all Ceremonial Laws of Popes and Bishops Destructive to Filiation Aliment and Succession and the Government of Familyes and Kingdoms. [London: s.n.], 1680. [xii], 136, [8], 137-422, [2] pp. Copperplate pictorial title page. [Bound with] [Lawrence, William]. The Right of Primogeniture, In Succession to the Kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland: As Declared by the Statutes of 25 E.3. Cap. 2. De Proditionibus, King of England, And of Kenneth the Third, And Malcolm Mackenneth the Second, Kings of Scotland. As Likewise of 1 H.7. Made by a Parliament of Ireland; With all Objections Answered, and Clear Probation Made, That to Compass or Imagine the Death, Exile, or Disinheriting of the King's Eldest Son, Is High Treason. To Which is Added, An Answer to All Objections Against Declaring Him a Protestant Successor, With Reasons Shewing the Fatal Dangers of Neglecting the Same. London: Printed for the A.C., 1681. [xxiv], 199, [39] pp. Leaves in Signature C (pp. 9-16) bound out of order. [And] [Lawrence, William]. The Two Great Questions, Whereon in this Present Juncture of Affairs, the Peace & Safety of His Maiestie's Person; And of All His Protestant Subjects in His Three Kingdoms Next Under God Depend: Stated, Debated, and Humbly Submitted to the Consideration of Supreme Authority, As Resolved by Christ. London: Printed for the Author, 1681. [ii], 14 pp. Quarto (8" x 6"). Contemporary calf, raised bands, lettering piece and blind tooling to spine, speckled edges. Moderate rubbing, a few scuffs to boards, which are beginning to separate but still secured by cords, some chipping to spine ends, corners bumped, front free endpaper lacking, some edgewear to title page of Marriage, facing leaf starting to detach, a few cracks to text block. Moderate toning, somewhat heavier in places, occasional light foxing. Inkspots to a few leaves and title page of Marriage, interior otherwise clean. Ex-library. Bookplate to front pastedown. * Only editions (Questions one of two issues from 1681). This volume collects the principal writings of a notable Protestant attorney and Member of Parliament. They reflect the anxieties of Protestants living i

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        De stolatae virginitatis jure lucubratio academica.

      Leiden, Joannes Lindanus, 1680. - 8vo. (12), 223, (5) pp. With woodcut printer's device to t. p. Contemp. calf with giltstamped label to prettily gilt spine (slightly rubbed). Leading edges gilt; marbled endpapers. First edition; rare. "One of his learned obsceneties" (cf. Bilder-Lexikon). Beverland (1650-1716), one of the most colourful figures of late 17th-century scholarship, had to leave Leiden University after creating a scandal hit with his treatise on original sin ("Peccatum originale", 1778). He proceeded to "live in England and write many pieces of filthy poetry" (cf. Rosenkranz, Hdb. einer allg. Geschichte der Poesie II, 30). An English translation was published in 1905 as "The Law Concerning Draped Virginity: An Academical Study". None of his works was banned by the Church, a fact which Reusch (II, 862) interprets as a sign of the increasingly desultory character of Roman censorship in the 18th century. - Front hinge beginning to split, otherwise a very appealing copy from the library of Armand Jules de Rohan (1695-1762), Duke and Archbishop of Reims (and uncle of Cardinal Rohan, notorious for the so-called Affair of the Diamond Necklace), with his engr. armorial bookplate on front pastedown. Brunet I, 837. Ebert 2076. Bilder-Lexikon II, 126. Gay/Lemonnyer I, 819. Clément, Biblioth. curieuse III, 270. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        DOZE FRUTOS DE LA MUY ANTIGUA, Y ILUSTRE CASA DE BOURNONVILLE.

      Imp. Rafael Figueró. Barcelona, 1680 - . 30,5 cm. [16], 688 pág., 1 h. de erratas. Ilustr. con 9 grabados calcográficos -en su mayoría escudos y blasones- por Bonaventura Fornaguera, dos de ellos fuera del texto. Enc. en piel gofrada, nervios, cortes dorados, cantos rodados y contracantos con rueda dorada. Presentado en petaca. Finísima señal de taladro restaurada entre las páginas 461 y 471. Pequeño cerco de antigua humedad en el margen de algunas hojas, sin afectar al texto. Anotaciones manuscritas antiguas en los márgenes de algunas páginas. Marca de anterior poseedor. * Los doce frutos a los que se refiere la obra son: antigüedad de la casa de Bournonville y genealogía; nobleza y alianzas; riquezas, estados y poder; letras y ciencias; santidad y virtud; fundaciones, limosnas y obras pías; servicios hechos a la fe católica y la iglesia romana; victorias y hazañas de guerra; trabajos padecidos y sangre derramada; puestos honrosos y méritos remunerados; acierto prudente y justo en los gobiernos; y elogios con que los sumos pontífices, emperadores y reyes califican y coronan a la casa, todo ello desde el siglo X y hasta mediados del XVII. Tal como consta al inicio, Casellas fue "Arcediano Mayor de la Santa Iglesia, y Maestrescuelas de la Real Universidad, y Estudios Generales de Lerida". Entre otras muchas anécdotas, el autor refiere una de 1619 en la que el duque, tras llegar a Bohemia con sus soldados, quiso reconocer las murallas de Pisca para adelantarse a los alemanes dirigidos por el conde Juan de Nassau y "contemplando con mucha atencion la situacion de los muros, y altura del fosso desde la ventana de una casa muy vezina, le dispararon desde una almena del muro un mosquetazo, cuya bala le atravesò la cara, le echò aperder un ojo, y passandole la boca le quitò algunos dientes, y saliò por la parte opuesta." Uno de los grabados -fechado en 1679- es un retrato de Alejandro, duque y príncipe de Bournonville, caballero de la orden del Toisón de Oro del Consejo Supremo de Guerra de Su Majestad, mariscal general de los ejércitos imperiales, virrey y capitán general del principado de Cataluña y capitán general del ejército. CCPB 38846-7. Bournonville. Genealogía. Genealogia i heràldica Libros antiguos anteriores a 1830 español [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        The Information of Francisco de Faria, delivered at the Bar of the House of Commons, Munday, the First day of November, in the year of our Lord, 1680. Perused and Signed to be printed, according to the Order of the House of Commons, by me William Williams, Speaker. London, 1680

      Printed by the assigns of John Bill, Thomas Newcomb, and Henry Hills, printers to the Kings most excellent Majesty, London, Great Britain 1680 - Francisco de Faria was born to Jewish parents in Pernambuco, Brazil in 1653. His father, John de Faria, was born in St. Giles, Belgium. The information de Faria provides lent credence to canard of the so called Popish Plot, a supposed criminal Catholic endeavor to overturn the Protestant government of England. We learn from his testimony that de Faria was recruited as an agent in Antwerp, where he made the acquaintance of several English Catholics, who convinced him to travel to London where he became personal assistant to the Portuguese ambassador. Along with his brother Abraham, Francisco de Faria was subsequently hired by the Portuguese as an assassin. A tale of considerable intrigue and suspense. See AJHSP, Volume XX, pages 115-132 Cf. Friedman, Early American Jews, page 184. Williams, William; b. 1613. References: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996); F425; ESTC (RLIN); R016386 On title, seal of Great Royal Crest, Honi soit qui mal y pense. pp. (4), 12. Unbound, housed within modern solander case. Small folio. Roth, Magna Bibliotheca Anglo-Judaica, page 248, number 1.

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        LES ARTS DE L'HOMME D'EPE'E [sic], ou Le dictionaire du gentilhomme. Divise en trois parties, dont la premie re contient L'art de monter a` cheval. La seconde L'art militaire. Et la troisie me L'art de la navigation.

      Chez A. Moetjens. La Haya, 1680 - . 15 cm. [12] 512 pág. Ilustr. con 3 lám. plegadas, fuera del texto. Enc. en pergamino. Papel algo oscurecido. * La obra se divide en tres partes: la primera es una diccionario sobre el arte de montar a caballo, con numerosas entradas sobre diferentes razas de caballos; el segundo sobre el arte militar y el tercero sobre el arte de navegar. Las láminas que contiene son un grabado de un jinete con su caballo, la segunda es el plano de una ciudad fortificada y la última es la de un barco, con una relación de todas sus partes. Militaria. Caballos. Equitación. Navegación. Marina. Història militar Libros modernos a partir de 1830 francés [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Opera Omnia. Tomus Prior, Cum Elenchis Rerum & Indicibus Necessariis, ut & multis Figuris Aeneis. 4 works in one volume

      Geneva: Samvelem de Tovrnes. G : in Good condition. Cover rubbed and scuffed with upper board becoming detached but holding. Some soiling and chips to fore edge of title. Some scattered browning throughout and age toning to page edges. Worming evidence [defunct] to top edge of approximately twenty five pages of section III with no impact on text. Illustrations bright. Ex.-lib. Royal College of Surgeons with minimal marking. 1680. [Reprint]. Leather cover. 230mm x 180mm (9" x 7"). 254pp; 172pp, 21pp; 214pp; 63pp. Title page vignettes to each work. The second work contains 18 plates, some folded. The fourth work contains one folded plate. The volume contains four separate paginated works. I. Diatribae duae Medico-Philosophicae, quarum Prior agit de Fermentatione, Altera de Febribus; quibus accessit Differtatio de Vrinis. II. Cerebri Anatome, Nervorumque Descriptio & Usus.... III. Pathologiae Cerebri & Nervosi Generis Specimen, in quo agitur de Morbis Convulisuis & de Scorbuto. IV. Affectionum que Dicuntur Hystericae & Hypochondriacae Pathologia Spasmodica Vindicata.... .

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        Regnum Bohemia eique Annexae Provinciae, ut Ducatus Silesia. . .

      Amsterdam 1680 - Size : 480x570 (mm), 18.875x22.375 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring

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        Progresos de la historia en el Reyno de Aragon, y elogios de Geronimo Zurita, su primer cronista, del Consejo del Señor Rey Don Felipe Segundo, su Secretario, y de la Cámara en el Supremo de la santa y general Inquisición . Contienen varios sucesos desde el año de 1512 hasta el de 1580 y otras cosas dignas de estimacion . Ideó esta obra, y la dispuso con las noticias que no tienen señal . y la ha formado de nuevo en el estilo, y en todo añadiendo lo mucho que se halla entre estas Diego Josef Dormer

      Hdos. D. Dormer, Zaragoza 1680 - Folio, 17 hoj., 608 p., índ. Gran papel. Pergamino romana, nervios, florones, ruedas doradas. Corte superior dorado. Gran ejemplar. Excelente ejemplar de esta historia del cronista de Felipe IV, editada en colaboración con Dormer, arcediano de Huesca y cronista de la Corona de Aragón, que junto a los elogios al gran Jerónimo Zurita, publica una gran cantidad de cartas y documentos inéditos hallados en el archivo de Zurita. Impresión a doble columna en gran papel. (Palau, 12287). Historia. Corona de Aragón. History. Crown of Aragon.

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        Historia della Republica veneta di Battista Nani, Cavaliere e procurator di San Marco, consetrata all’illustrissimo signor Conte Cornelio Pepoli

      In Bologna, per Gioseffo Longhi, [1680] - Un volume diviso in due tomi in-4°. I: pp. (8), 421, (23); II: pp. (8), 350, (54). Legatura in piena pergamena con titolo manoscritto al dorso; tagli a spruzzo, qualche brunitura. Nel frontespizio lo stemma con lo scudo a scacchi del conte Pepoli; capilettera decorati, testatine xilografiche. Fitte annotazioni manoscritte nei primi due libri della seconda parte della stessa mano che corregge un errore di numerazione tra le pp. 277-284. Nella prima e seconda edizione, pubblicate entrambe da Combi e la Nou (1662, 1663), la storia del Nani, che parte dal 1613, arriva fino al 1644; «la terza impressione fatta dagli stessi Combi e la Nou nel 1676 e 1679 in due tomi in 4 progredisce la storia fino all’anno 1671; edizione che fu ripetuta una quarta volta da’ suddetti nel 1686, pur in 4, e che prima di quest’anno era stata ristampata in Bologna nel 1680 per Gioseffo Longhi» (Cicogna, 574). Nominato il 17 marzo 1652 storiografo ufficiale della Repubblica di Venezia, il Nani pubblica questa storia «ponderosa per mole, di vasto respiro stilistico nella costanza dei suoi toni alti lambita, talora, da una sin troppo tornita magniloquenza» (Benzoni, Storia della cultura veneta, IV/2, p. 73).

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        Epigrammatum

      Antonium Cellier, Parisiis (Paris) 1680 - [28], 793, [3], 59, [1], 168pp. Full vellum, raised bands, spine in seven panels, title in ink to second panel, covers with central arabesque inside a two line panel with fleuron corner pieces inside a double fillet border. Small amount of loss to first panel, some creasing and browning to spine, covers slightly splayed. Internally slightly browned and very lightly dust-stained to edges. Previous owners bookplate to front pastedown and another name to title page. Additional engraved title. Usual attractive Delphin edition. Brunet III:1492, Schweiger 599 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Cheminées nouvelles a la mansarde.

      - Paris, N(icolas) Langlois, (no date, ca. 1680). Complete series of nice etched title and 5 plates showing chimney-pieces with scales of measurements in French feet. ca. 27,7 x 16,8 cm on leaves of ca. 29 x 19,8 cm. Sewn (title loose).*Not in Fuhring, Guilmard, or any of the other usual bibliographies. Cf. Kat. Orn. Berlin No. 3786 (later edition published by I. Mariette). Very rare first edition. Complete series of designs for nicely ornamented chimney-pieces, in architectural style, with mirrors. A typical feature of two designs is the cornice of the frieze above the tablet, which is interrupted by a round medallion. The plates are irregularly numbered, as Francard included three (changed) plates from another series (see explanation of Kat. Orn. Berl.) Laurent Francart (flourished in Paris ca. 1681 - 1690), architect, ornament designer and painter, became Royal architect. The ornamentation of the portal of the Parisian Dôme des Invalides was made by him. - Small stain to two plates. The word 'cheminé' is added to 4 plates in contemporary handwriting.[(4462)] [Attributes: First Edition]

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        Naukeurige beschryving van Asie : behelsende de gewesten van Mesopotamie, Babylonie, Assyrie, Anatolie, of Klein Asie : beneffens eene volkome beschrijving van gantsch gelukkigh, woest, en petreesch of steenigh Arabie. Vertoont in een bondigh ontwerp van 's lants benamingen, bepalingen, verdeilingen, steden, vlekken, gewassen, dieren, zeden, en aert der inwoonders, bestiering, geschiedenissen en godsdienst, inzonderheit die van d'oude Arabieren, Mahomet en Mahometanen (.). ,

      J. van Meurs, Amsterdam 1680 - [8]-357-[3], 324-[4] pp. (minor spotting, wormholes and - track in some quires, view of tower of Babel loose with sm. Defect, sm. Tear in view of Ninive). 2 parts in 1 vol., First edition of this detailed description of some Islam countries and Arabia (part 2) by O. Dapper (1639-1689), also translated in German. Engraved illustrations. : title, 3 double-page maps ("Delineatio regionis Bassora cum pagis", "Natolia quae olim Asia minor", "Nova totius Arabiae foelicis, Petraeae et desertae"), 13 double-page views (some folding, 4 signed by Charles Vasteau and one by K. Decker) showing Babel and the Tower (2), Bagdad, Ninive, Ephese, Smirne, Magnesie, etc. and 22 half-page ills in text. Title in red and black. Text in 2 cols. Ref. Haitsma Mulier/Van der Lem, Repert. geschiedschr. 141g. Tiele 300. STCN (i.a. 2 in BL London). BN Paris (1). Not in Matagne (Namur). 1 volumes. Contemporary calf, giltruled spine on 5 raised bands. Good copy.

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        Kst.- Karte, v.Theinis Jacobsz, "De Custen van Schoonen en Swede van Denemarcken, en Sweden, van Valsterbon tot Schenckens, als mede de cust en van Pomeren van't eylant Rugen tot Rygshooft".

      . 1680, 42,5 x 52,5. Koemann Jac 24 Nr. 28. - Oben links die Titelkartusche. Im Kartenbild 1 Windrose und 2 Schiffe. Zeigt die Ostsee zwischen Pommern und Südschweden. Mittig die Insel Bornholm. Im Südwesten die Insel Rügen., im Nordosten ein Teil von Gotland.

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