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        Tabula INDIAE Orientalis.

      Amsterdam. c.1680 - Copper engraving. Original colour. Size: 56.5 x 45.5 cm. Two wormholes. Some offsetting. Expert repair to lower margin at centrefold. Very good condition. A handsome map of South East Asia, showing the mythical Lake Chiang Mai, the north coast of Australia and the slightly thinned view of India. Title cartouche at top right flanked by four jesting Asian men. De Wit's decorative maps illustrate Dutch cartographic endevours at their very best.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Norvegia Regnum Divisum in fuos Diaeceses Nidrosiensem, Bergensem, Opsloensem, et Stavangriensem et Praefecturam Bahusiae Quae et Sont Subdivisae in in Caeteras oartes minores

      Amsterdam 1680 - Size : 605x510 (mm), 23.82x20.125 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Very Good; some age toning and browning, due to the oxidation of the green pigment, the map is backed with acid free tissue paper for long term preservation

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        Tabula Regnorum SUECIA et NORVEGIAE.

      Amsterdam. c.1680. - Copper engraving. Original colour. Size: 55.5 x 44 cm. (22 x 17½ inches) Single wormholes on each side. Unobtrusive library stamp. Centrefold strengthened. Fine condition, good margins. Attractive map of Scandinavia, including Russian Baltic, with decorated title cartouche and royal arms above. Six scales at lower right, texts on map in Latin at upper right

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Accuratissima Galliae Tabula Vulgo Royaume De France

      Amsterdam 1680 - Mapa decorativo y sumamente detallado de Francia. Fronteras de provincias coloreadas y muestra gran detalle de nombres ciudades , ríos, castillos, lagos, montañas, etc. Cartela decorativa en el lado inferior izquierdo, con niños y dos adultos, con escudo real encima. Barcos en el mar. Decorative and highly detailed map of France, colored borders of provinces and showing towns, rivers, castles, lakes, mountains, etc. Decorated title cartouche at lower left, flanked by children and two adults, with royal shield above. Ships at sea

      [Bookseller: El Arte de la Memoria]
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        Novissima Regnorum PORTUGAL et ALGARBIAE Descriptio.

      Amsterdam. c.1680. - Copper engraving. Original colour. Size: 48.5 x 58 cm. (19 x 23 inches). Very slightly darkened in places, but clean with strong colour. Very good condition Very attractive map of Portugal. Illustrated cartouche at top left surrounded by flying cherubs, at lower left there is a secondary cartouche surmounted with shields surrounded by cherubs and dogs, showing 3 scales

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
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        Ducatus Lutzenburgici tabula nuperrime in lucem edita per Fredericum de Wit.

      1680 - Kupferstich-Karte bei F. de Wit, ca. 1680, altkoloriert. 46,1 x 55,5 cm. Papier gebräunt, Heftlöcher in den Ecken des unbedruckten Randes, Bugeinrisse oben und unten hinterlegt, Grüntöne des Altkolorits oxydiert. Rückseitig alter Sammlerstempel. Van der Vekene, Les Cartes Géographiques Du Duché de Luxembourg, 2.31.B. Zeigt das Gebiet zwischen Charleville, Liège und Trier. Rechts unten altkoloriertes Wappen von Luxemburg mit einer Stadtgottheit und zwei Löwen. Oben rechts Meilenzeigerkartusche mit zwei Putti, darunter Vermerk "t'Amsterdam by Frederick de Wit inde Calverstraet by den dam inde Witte Pasciert". Zweiter von fünf bisher bekannten Zuständen, ca. 1680-1690 im Gebrauch, die Windrose oben links ist noch vorhanden und rechts oben wurde der Buchstabe V hinzugefügt. Gutes Altkolorit. Papier gebräunt, Heftlöcher in den Ecken des unbedruckten Randes, Bugeinrisse oben und unten hinterlegt, Grüntöne des Altkolorits oxydiert. Rückseitig alter Sammlerstempel.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Peter Fritzen]
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        INSTITUTIO PHILOSOPHIAE, secundum Principia D. Renati Descartes: Nova Methodo Adornata, & Explicata in usum Juventutis Academicae

      London: Printed M.Clark for J.Martyn printer to the Royal Society 4th edition, 1680. Hardcover. Good. Frontis portrait (by Faithorne) + 69 copperplate or woodcut illustrations and diagrams. Quarto contemporary calf ruled and with corner ornaments (worn to all corners, top cover re-attached lower cover held by cords). Frontis portrait + Titlepage +[2]pp dedication +xvi +[18]pp contents & errata +731pp (recte 723pp since pp17-23 are omitted but catchwords & signatures are correct) +[1]p blank. Contents generally in good clean and crisp condition but damp has damaged outer margins of preliminaries and first dozen or so leaves of text. This affects margins and some side notes only except for frontis & titlepage which have margins repaired. Library stamp "Bib.Scriptorum, S.J. Londinii" on back of frontis with shelf mark to upper corner, titlepage with old owner's name Ed. Southcott on blank area. Cancellandum leaves at 2F4 & 2H2 with original stubs as required. *The first 4 editions of this Latin exposition & commentary on Descartes appeared in London between 1672 (1st) and this 1680 4th edition with an increased number of illustrations. In ten books starting with De Logica, II Theologia Naturalis, III Angels & Demons, IV & V Physics & Astronomy, VI Earth, Fire, Water Metals & Meteors, VII Living Things, VIII Man with much on eyes, vision & anatomy, IX & X the Passions & character of humans (WING 957).

      [Bookseller: Abbey Antiquarian Books]
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        GA aus der Vogelschau, "Emda vulgo Embden", oben links Erklärungen von 1 - 19, rechts oben Wappen.

      . kol. Kupferstich b. De Wit, um 1680, 40 x 49,5. Fauser, Nr. 3597.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Tryal and Sentence of Elizabeth Cellier; for Writing, Printing, and Publishing, A Scandalous Libel, Called Malice Defeated . . . At the Sessions in the Old-Bailey [with] Several Depositions, made before . . . the Lord Mayor. Wing T2171; McCoy C153. Folio

      Printed for Thomas Collins, at the Middle-Temple-Gate, London 1680 - Modern blind-panelled calf, a bit of staining and marginal worming, else a good copy; with the imprimatur leaf The principal contemporary account of the righteous midwife acquitted of attempting the King's kidnapping in the 'Meal-Tub Plot'; her expose of that matter ('Malice Defeated') led to this trial, for which she was fined, pilloried and her book burnt

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA]
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        Freyer Pürsch-Beschreibung, In sich begreiffende Zehen Marck- und Freyungs-Stein: Darauf verzeichnet I. Vorbericht über solche Beschreibung. II. Woher die Fr. Pürsch also genennet worden? und wie viel, oder mancherley Namen sie führe? [.] X. Was dessen Ubelstand, und gäntzlicher Ab- und Untergang seye?

      Augsburg, Gottlieb Göbel, 1680. - 4to. (4), 96, (8) pp. [Bound after] II: [Deneken, Johannes]. Tractatus iuridicus von denen Dorff- und Landes-Rechten, wie auch insonderheit denen Herrn-Diensten, und der Hut und Weyde, worinnen von denen Dörffern, derer Einwohner-Stande, Unterscheyd, Ländereyen [.] vollkommener Unterricht geschiehet; aus denen allgemeinen kayserlichen, sächsischen [.] Landes-Rechten [.] von berühmten JCtis abgefasset [.]. Leipzig & Zell, Hoffmann, 1704. (6), 298 (but: 290), (2) pp. With engr. frontispiece. [Bound after] III: Otto, Jakob. Absonderlicher Bericht Von Privat- oder Gemeinen Pfandungen [.]. Ulm, Kühne, 1686. 63, (1) pp. Contemp. vellum with ms. title to spine. I: First edition of one of the most important collections of hunting and shooting law; rare. "Fundamental treatise and source collection on the issue of free right of chase" (cf. Lindner 1569.01). "First edition of an important treatise on the origin of wood and field craft and the unrestricted right of the chase" (Schwerdt). - II: First German edition of this work on hunting law, including comments on the laws for servants, as well as on forestry, toll, and tithe laws. - III: Another rare work by the Ulm lawyer Otto, treating lien on agricultural objects. - Fine sammelband mit with three rare legal texts from the library of the Regensburg notary Sebastian Seelmann (cf. Kobolt), a member of Hardörffer's "Pegnesian Order of the Flowers" since 1668, with his autogr. note of ownership. I: VD 17, 23:277431P. Souhart 364. Schwerdt II, 55. Lindner 1569.01 (his own copy being incomplete, cf. ZK 41/I, 649). - II: Humpert 3611. - III: VD 17, 1:015688C. [Attributes: First Edition]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat INLIBRIS Gilhofer Nfg. GmbH]
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        "Der stolze Hahn" originales Ölgemälde auf Leinwand ca.82x63cm; um 1680 [Das dekorative Gemälde altersbedingt stärker krakeliert. Es wurde fachmännisch restauriert und doubliert (d.h. neu auf Leinwand aufgezogen) und auf einen neuen Keilrahmen gespannt.]

      . Im Zentrum des Bildes ein stolz aufgerichteter Hahn, dahinter eine aufgeregt aus dem Bild blickende Henne. Links hinten ein vom Baum wegfliegender Dompfaff. Feine und qualitätvolle Malweise, ganz in der Art des Künstlers..

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Niederbayern]
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        Reipublicae Genuensis et Ducatus Mediolanensis Parmensis et Montisferrati.

      Amsterdam 1680 - The map shows Northern Italy. Decorative cartouche in the upper right surrounded with four coat of arms., Size : 500x580 (mm), 19.625x22.875 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Good, oxidation of the green pigment, laid on acid free paper for long term preservation.

      [Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books]
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        Historia della Republica Veneta di Battista Nani Cavaliere, e Procurator di S. Marco. Consecrata all’Illustrissimo Signor Conte Cornelio Pepoli Conte di Castiglione, Sparvi, Baragaza &c. In Bologna: Nella Stampa di Gioseffo Longhi,1680.

      - Due voll. in-8°, pp. 421 (23) + pp. 350 + 54. Segnatura: †4 A-2D8 2E6 + †4 A-Y8 Z-2D4 2E6. Leg. coeva p. pergamena muta con tit. ms. al taglio inf., armi del Conte Pepoli xil. al frontespizio, testatine xil, capilettera fitomorfi, finalini xil. Lavori di tarlo alle sguardie di entrambi i voll. e slegatura delle cerniere ant., nota ms. coeva di possesso alle sguardie ant. che segnalano la proprietà del Conte Sola, ingialliture e arrossature diffuse. Vol. 1: mancanza all’angolo inf. destro delle pp. 189-190 senza interessamento del testo, la numerazione salta da p. 278 a 285 senza pregiudizio per il testo; Vol. 2: numerazione da p. 271 a 276 ripetuta ma il testo procede regolarmente, macchie diffuse. Opera a cura di Natal Doriguzzi. Nella 1a e 2a edizione, pubblicate entrambe da Combi e La Nou rispettivamente nel 1662 e 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» cfr. 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», cfr. Benzoni, Storia della cultura veneta, IV/2, p. 73. Available on request description in English / La description des livres en français est à disposition sur demande / Se envían descripciones de libros a pedida. Lancellotti

      [Bookseller: Libreria La Fenice di Pietro Freggio]
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        "Carte des Courones du Nord qui Comprend les Royaumes de Danemark, Suede, & Norwege".

      . Altkol. Kupferstich von Covens & Mortier, um 1680, 54,5 x 60,5 cm.. Die flächenkolorierte Karte zeigt das nördliche Gebiet von Skandinavien. Mit großer Kartusche und Wappen links oben und Kopftitel. - Die Ränder links und recht etwas fleckig.

      [Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat]
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        Catullus, Tibullus et Propertius, ex recensione Joannis Georgii Graevii, cum notis integris Jos. Scaligeri, M. Ant. Mureti, Achill. Statii, Roberti Titii, Hieronymi Avantii, Jani Dousae patris & filii, Theodori Marcilii, nec non selectis aliorum

      Trajecti ad Rhenum [Utrecht]: Rudolphi a Zyll, G.F., 1680.

      [Bookseller: SessaBks, A Division of the Philadelphia]
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        Accuratissima GERMANIAE Tabula

      Amsterdam., c.1680. Copper engraving. Original colour. Two small wormholes. Unobtrusive blind stamp. In very good condition with generous margins Size: 58 x 49 cm. An extremely precise and detailed map of Germany including the low countries, Switzerland, and parts of France, Austria, Bohemia and Poland. Cartouche at top left, with king, cherub and eagle.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Historia Naturae, variis Experimentis & Ratiociniis elucidata, secundum Principia stabilita in Institutione Philosophiae edita ab eodem Authore. Editio secunda.

      Impensis Johannis Ziegeri. Christophori Gerhardi,, Norimbergae, 1680 - In-8° (170x98mm), pp. (14), 445, (18) di indice, legatura coeva p. pergamena rigida con dorso a nervetti adorno di titolo in oro su tassello, di filetti e di decori floreali e vegetali impressi in oro. Tagli a spruzzo rossi. Antiporta incisa su rame. Alcune figg. xilografiche intercalate n.t., testatine, finalini e capilettera ornati in xilografia. Fioriture e bruniture sparse, ma buon esemplare. Seconda edizione di quest'opera scientifica sul sistema della natura del filosofo e teologo Le Grand (Douai, 1629-nell'Oxfordshire, 1699) ispirata ai principi del cartesianismo (fu lo stesso Le Grand ad introdurre la filosogia cartesiana nell'Inghilterra, sua patria d'adozione), contenente sezioni di fisiologia, fisica, astronomia, cosmografia, idrografia, paleontologia, botanica, zoologia, ecc. Il volume fu edito per la prima volta nel 1673. Katalog "900 Jahre Klosterkirche Lambach, 1989, p. 99. Thijssen Schoute, pp. 196-198. Thorndike, VIII, 286-292. Newton Harvey, 97-98: "Descartes had many followers, who expounded and elaborated his views. Among such men as., and Le Grand (1650/80), the Cartesian doctrines were well defended, but only Le Grand. discoursed at any length on luminescences.". Wing, L-952. Wellcome, III, 480. Neu, 2288. Paisey, 361. Hoefer, XXX, 423. Non in Osler, Waller e Lesky.

      [Bookseller: Gilibert Libreria Antiquaria (ILAB-LILA)]
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        Livres de Fleurs.

      - Amsterdam, c. 1680. Oblong small folio (350 x 190mm). Engraved title within a garland of flowers arranged on a pillar, and 9 engraved plates of bouquets of flowers, each bouquet displayed in an ornamental glass vase, very fine engravings. Contemporary mottled calf, gilt borders, rebacked to style. Not in Nissen or any of the obvious bibliographies. Dunthorne 317 cites this work under the author Vauquer.Dr. Sam Segal believes this work by Justus Danckerts is the first edition and predates the edition by Vauquer. However both are rare and no copy has appeared at auction. J. Danckerts was a member of the famous Danckerts family of Amsterdam, one of the best known print and map sellers in 17th century Amsterdam. 'The grandfather, father, and sons were all highly skilled and excellent artistic draftsman and engravers' (Koeman II, p. 88). [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariaat Junk]
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        Kst.- Karte, v. 2 Platten b. Janssonius Erben, "Rhenus Fluviorum Europae celeberrimus, cum Mosa, Mosella, et reliquis, et reliquis, in illum se exonerantibus, fluminibus".

      . mit altem Grenzkolorit,, um 1680, 41 x 94,5. Krogt, Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, 1.408. - Die gesuchte Rheinkarte, mit 3 großen, ausgemalten Kartuschen. Besonders hervorzuheben die oben links befindliche Wappenkartusche ( mit 10 Wappen, jeweils von Putten gehalten). Westorientierte Karte, die den Rhein mit seinen Nebenflüssen von der Quelle bis zur Mündung zeigt.

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Nikolaus Struck]
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        Synagoga Judaica, de Judaeorum fide, ritibus, ceremoniis, tam Publicis & sacris, quam privatis, in domestica vivendi ratione: tertia editione.

      Emanuel König, Basel, Switzerland 1680 - Title-page in red and black. [16]ff. 779pp. [1 page] [18]ff. Basilea. The important third edition of this important treatise on the Jewish synagogue. Many leaves lightly foxed. Newly bound by a master bookbinder. Lacking frontispiece. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meir Turner]
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        "Historical applications, and occasional meditations upon several subjects. Newly reprinted with additions, being the third impression ... Written by a person of honour"

      London: printed by M. Flesher for R. Royston. 1680. "8vo, pp. [16], 172; genuine blank A1 preserved but without the terminal advertisement leaf; full contemporary calf; spine largely perished, cords holding and the binding is sound.& & Presentation copy, inscribed beneath 'Written by a person of honour': ""Ex dono Authoris"" and in another hand, ""E. of Berkly [sic].""& & ""He published in 1668 a religious work entitled ‘Historical Applications and Occasional Meditations’ to which Waller has given a kind of immortality by eleven couplets of rather neatly worded and not particularly fulsome praise, beginning 'Bold is the man that dares engage / For piety in such an age.' The design of the work appears to have been to illustrate the value of religion from the recorded experience of distinguished men. A second edition appeared in 1670, and a third with amplifications in 1680. Wood, who, on the strength of this book and an address to the Levant Company published in 1681, includes the earl in the ‘Athenæ Oxonienses,’ states that in a certain auction catalogue it appeared under the quaintly unctuous title ‘Divine Breathings, or Soul Thirstings after Christ.’ & & Lowndes I, 160 (citing the second edition of 1670): ""A little book valuable for its merit as well as its rarity..."""

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        Historia naturalis Helvetiae curiosa, in VII, sectiones compendiose digesta.

      . Tiguri [Zürich], J. H. Lindinner, 1680. 12mo. Title page, [xxiii], 390, [xxviii] pp. Late 18th or early 19th century boards. Spine with red morocco label with gilt lines and title. Speckled edges.* Rare first edition of one of the earliest natural history descriptions of Switserland, with emphasis on the Alps in respect of their shape, glaciers, caves, lakes, rivers, mineral springs, etc. Furthermore it deals with its fossils (about 50 pp.), as well as the meteorites, plants (with a list of principal herbs, a chapter on wine, and one on mushrooms) and animals (mainly vertebrates, including the reptiles and fish, and the insects). Preserved in transparent sleeve. Some rubbing to the joints, otherwise a remarkably well-preserved copy. Haller I, 1039; Ward & Carozzi, 2265..

      [Bookseller: Dieter Schierenberg BV]
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        Regnorum Castellae,Andalucia,Granadae,Valentiae et Murcia. Accurata Tabula.

      Amsterdam circa 1680-90. - Mapa grabado con perfiles en color original.62x51 cms.Muy buen estado.Gran cartela con escudos y personajes,escalas. Este mapa procede de atlas compuestos o factícios compilados por la familia Vischer a finales del sXVII y que vendían a su clientela en Amsterdam.

      [Bookseller: Libreria Pontes]
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        Novissima et Accuratissima Totius Americae Descriptio (North and South America)

      Amsterdam 1680 - Engraving with original hand-color. Sheet size: 20 1/2 x 24 1/4". Inventory#: p1434pmat.

      [Bookseller: Arader Galleries of Philadelphia, PA]
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        Novissima et accuratissima XVII Provinciarum Germaniae Inferior. . .

      Amsterdam 1680 - The map shows both the Netherlands and Belgium with two large decorative cartouches. , Size : 475x555 (mm), 18.75x21.875 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Good, laid on acid free paper for long term preservation. Some browning due to the colour transfer of the image on the opposite page while in atlas.

      [Bookseller: Alexandre Antique Prints, Maps & Books]
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        Insulae Iavae Cum parte insularum Borneo Svmatrae et circumjacentium insularum novissima delineatio

      Amsterdam 1680 - Size : 423x515 (mm), 16.625x20.25 (Inches), Original Hand Coloring Very Good; some light age toning

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        Novissima Regnorum PORTUGAL et ALGARBIAE Descriptio

      Amsterdam., c.1680.. Copper engraving. Original colour. Very slightly darkened in places, but clean with strong colour. Very good condition Size: 48.5 x 58 cm. (19 x 23 inches). Very attractive map of Portugal. Illustrated cartouche at top left surrounded by flying cherubs, at lower left there is a secondary cartouche surmounted with shields surrounded by cherubs and dogs, showing 3 scales

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        SENTIMENS (SENTIMENTS) DE MONSIEUR DESCARTES touchant l'essence et les proprietez (propriétés) du corps opposez à la doctrine de l'Eglise et conformes aux erreurs de Calvin sur le sujet de l'Eucharistie avec une dissertation sur la prétendue possibilité des choses impossibles

      1680 - reliure plein veau brun moucheté (binding full calfskin) in-douze (duodecimo), dos 5 nerfs (spine with raised bands) - roulettes sur les nerfs (fillets on the raised bands) - entre-nerfs à fleuron au fer évidé (floweret with hollowed out blocking stamp) - pièce de titre sur fond grenat avec filet or (label of title with gilt line), coiffe supérieure défraîchie (head of the spine faded), roulettes sur les coupes (fillets on the cuts), tranches jaspées (marbled edges), texte à manchette (marginal note), sans illustration (no illustration), travail de vers in fine sur quelques pages sans conséquence sur le texte (worm's work at rear on some pages no consequence for the understanding of the text), XXIV+320 pages avec Privilège du Roy, 1680 à Paris Chez Estienne Michallet, bon état malgré les petits défauts signalés (very good condition in spite of the smalls defects indicated) [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Librairie Guimard]
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        Totius Fluminis RHENI Novissima Descriptio

      Amsterdam., c.1680. The Rhine. Copper engraving. Original colour. Centrefold strengthened. Good margins. Very good condition Size: 52.5 x 46 cm. Detailed double map of Rhine. The upper map shows the the river from its source to Frankfurt, the lower map shows the northern part to the sea. Decorated cartouche at lower left of upper map, scales flanked by Neptune and mermaid at top right of lower map.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Domini Ultraiectini Tabula Auctore Frederico de Wit Amsterodami (map of Utrecht province) Dominii

      - Amsterdam, niet gedateerd (ca. 1680). ca. 62 x 53 cm. Mooie kaart van de provincie Utrecht, met het noorden rechtsonder. Handgekleurd, met gekleurde cartouche linksboven en rechtsonder de gegevens van de Wit: "tot Amsterdam by Frederick de Wit inden Calverstraat by den Dam inde Witte Pascaert". Zeldzame staat: deze versie heeft een andere Cartouche linksboven, met een bisschop die een kerktoren (de dom?) vasthoudt, engelen en een wapenschild. Rechtsonder is geen cartouche. De meeste varianten hebben linksboven en rechtsonder een cartouche, die gekopieerd zijn van Visscher. Deze versie is misschien vroeger (?) en zou dan kunnen dateren rond 1670, toen de Wit de eerste versie van zijn "Nieut Kaartboeck" publiceerde, waar deze kaart in voorkwam. Deze cartouche met de bisschop is later gekopieerd door Danckerts, maar in de versie van de Wit zeldzaam. Goede conditie, enkele scheuren op de vouwen professioneel gerestaureerd. Toont het gebied tussen Amsterdam, Amersfoort, Culemborg en Oudewater. Getoonde steden zijn naast de genoemde ondermeer Woerden, Naarden, Muiden, Buren, Utrecht, Ijsselstein, Asperen, Schoonhoven. Nice early map of Utrecht province, oriented west at the top. VG condition, original colouring (including cartouche); some professionally repaired tears on folds. Koeman Wit 25.

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        COMPENDIO DE LOS ESTATUTOS DE ESTA SANTA IGLESIA METROPOLITANA DE BURGOS, HECHOS EL AÑO DE MIL Y QUINIENTOS Y SETENTA Y SEIS POR EL ILUSTRISIMO, Y REVERENDISIMO CARDENAL DON FRANCISCO PACHECO DE TOLEDO, PRIMER ARÇOBISPO DE ESTE ARÇOBISPADO, Y POR EL MUY ILUSTRE DEAN, Y CABILDO DE ELLA Y SUS DIPUTADOS.

      - Portada con un grabado y orla en xilografía. Folio. 83 pp.+[8]. Encuadernación actual en cartoné y papel de aguas. 30x21,5. (sin lugar, ni año; hacia 1680). Junto con este Compendio va una hoja impresa por ambas caras con un documento referente a la iglesia de Burgos y lleva fecha de 1747. Encuadernado a continuación con los anteriores: TRASUMPTA DECISIONUM ET EXECUTORIALIUM SACRAE ROTAE ad favorem Capituli Metropolitanae Ecclesiae Burgensis in causis super competentia iurisdictionis inter Illustrissimum Dominum D. Ioannem de Isla, Archiepiscopum praefatae Sanctae Ecclesiae, & eius Capitulum. 21 pp. (sin lugar, ni año; lleva las fechas de 1687 y 1690 que deben de ser próximas al año de impresión). Palau, ref. 208279. LIBROS ANTIGUOS Catálogo 83 [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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

      London: printed by J.M. for John Starkey. 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."

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        Historia naturalis Helvetiae curiosa, in VII, sectiones compendiosè digesta

      Tiguri [Zürich], J. H. Lindinner, 1680. 12mo. Title page, [xxiii], 390, [xxviii] pp. Late 18th or early 19th century boards. Spine with red morocco label with gilt lines and title. Speckled edges.* Rare first edition of one of the earliest natural history descriptions of Switserland, with emphasis on the Alps in respect of their shape, glaciers, caves, lakes, rivers, mineral springs, etc. Furthermore it deals with its fossils (about 50 pp.), as well as the meteorites, plants (with a list of principal herbs, a chapter on wine, and one on mushrooms) and animals (mainly vertebrates, including the reptiles and fish, and the insects). Preserved in transparent sleeve. Some rubbing to the joints, otherwise a remarkably well-preserved copy. Haller I, 1039; Ward & Carozzi, 2265.

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        Origines Juridiciales, or Historical Memorials of the English Laws, Courts of Justice, Forms of Tryal, Punishment in Cases Criminal, Law-Writers, Law-Books . . . Inns of Court and Chancery [etc.]. Third edition. Wing D2490

      Printed for Christop. Wilkinson [and two others] [etc.], London 1680 - Contemporary calf, ex-library, the front board detached and the title and first leaf loose; with the armorial bookplate of Charles, Viscount Bruce The foremost early treatise devoted to the history of the legal profession (particularly to the Inns of Court), still of value, termed "a pioneering work . . . and influential" by Dr. Baker and "the chief authority" by Holdsworth; with the 7 plates

      [Bookseller: Meyer Boswell Books, Inc., member ABAA]
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        Consolationis Philosophiae libros quinque. Interpretatione et Notis illustravit Petrus Callyus, Regius Eloquentiae & Philosophiae Professor in Academiâ Cadomensi

      Lambertum Roulland, Lutetiae Parisiorum 1680 - In-4 (240 x 180 mm), titre, (19) ff., 352 pp., (29) ff., maroquin rouge, dos à cinq nerfs orné, pièce de maroquin vert, filets entourant les plats, dentelle sur les coupes et intérieure, tranches dorées (reliure d'époque). Orné d'un frontispice gravé. Première édition contenant les annotations de Pierre Cally (1630 - 1709). Ouvrage de la Collection "In Usum Delphini", composée de textes classiques grecs et latins (Cicéron, Pline, Suétone, etc), destinée à l'instruction du Grand Dauphin, Louis de France (1661 - 1711), fils de Louis XIV et Marie-Thérèse d'Autriche. Timbre de Bibliothèque sur le premier feuillet blanc et le titre. Ex-libris avec devise "Lucem ex tenebris". (quelques menus défauts). // Quarto (240 x 180 mm), titre, (19) ff., 352 pp., (29) ff., red morocco, sipne tooled raised on five bands, green morocco label, fillets border on covers, dentelle on turns-in and inside, gilt edges (contemporary binding). Illustrated with an engraved frontispiece. First edition with the notes by Pierre Cally (1630 - 1709). From the collection "In Usum Delphini", composed of classical Greek and Latin texts for the education of the Grand Dauphin, Louis de France (1661 - 1711), son of king Louis XIV and Marie-Thérèse d'Autriche. Stamp of a library on first blank leaf and title. Book plate with the motto "Lucem ex tenebris". (some minor rubbings).

      [Bookseller: H. PICARD ET FILS, founded 1860]
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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. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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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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        Salzburg (Austria)

      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, "Salzburg" measures 12.75" x 15.75" and is in very good condition with light pencil markings on the lower right corner and ink mark on the back of the top left corner. This engraving details the city, wrapping along the Salzach River. Noted on this map are the Kapuzinerberg Hills on the eastern bank of the river, as well as numerous churches, monasteries and residences. Salzburg, meaning "Salt Castle" derives its name from the barges carrying salt on the Salzach River. In the 14th century Salzburg gained independence from Bavaria. This map is highly detailed and gives interesting views of the city of Salzburg, fortress and surrounding lands and includes a decorative compass and version of the city crest.

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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]

      [Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA]
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